Tuberculosis (TB) Testing

TB testing is available by appointment on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays during regular clinic hours.

 

TB testing is available for school or work requirements or if someone has been identified as a contact to TB disease. Basic Tuberculosis Facts can be found at CDC

 

TB" is short for tuberculosis. TB disease is caused by a bacterium called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The bacteria usually attack the lungs, but TB bacteria can attack any part of the body such as the kidney, spine, and brain. If not treated properly, TB disease can be fatal. Basic Tuberculosis Facts can be found at CDC.