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Catonsville High parents warned of possible TB exposure
Catonsville High parents warned of possible TB exposure

Parents of Catonsville High School students have been informed of a possible case of tuberculosis among the school community, both by phone Wednesday night and in a letter that was sent home with students Thursday afternoon from the school's principal, William Heiser. "I am writing today to let you know about a medical issue that has affected a member of our school community. This person has been affected with an active case of Tuberculosis, or TB, an infectious bacterial disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis," the letter signed by Heiser states. "Officials from the Baltimore County Department of Health informed me of the situation late yesterday and...

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