Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, February 27th, 1995
The unidentified man was to be released from Veterans Affairs Medical Center and monitored by a case worker from the Central (Idaho) District Health Department, who will make sure he takes his medications. It will be weeks before health officials know if he is infected with a drug resistant strain.
The veteran was hospitalized after he began coughing up blood. Subsequently more than 50 of the people with whom...
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