Doctor Possibly Exposed Hundreds to TB

Barely days old, hundreds of babies in Chicago may already have been exposed to tuberculosis. "We are investigating a situation in which a physician may have unknowingly exposed patients and hospital co-workers," Dr. Terry Mason of the Chicago Public Health Department said Friday. "The one thing that makes this investigation stand out is its size and its scope," Mason added. Officials said the 26-year-old resident, whose name has not been released, was on rotation at three different...Full Story
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