Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, March 20th, 1995
The local City-County Health Department would have been unable to test army depot employees for another week, so the depot commander, Colonel David Fowler, contacted medical officials at the U.S. Navy to test the estimated 50 employees who may have been exposed.
The employee, whose name was not released, was recently diagnosed with TB and informed his supervisors, who called the local health department, said Fowler. The man had not been at work since January 1995 and was on...
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