TB At The FCC: Staff Tested, 2 Active Cases Found
July 24, 2006 at 5:57 AM (PT)
There's a health scare at the FCC, as two workers at the Commission's WASHINGTON headquarters have tested positive for tuberculosis, according to NBC O&O WRC-TV/WASHINGTON.
A woman working at the building was diagnosed in MARCH, and testing of other employees has turned up a second active case and 17 others testing positive for exposure to the disease. The DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA's Department of Health is following up with tests and tracking the situation.