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106 Sanchez High students tested for TB

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by Michele Catahay

Guam - The Department of Public Health has been able to test 106 students for tuberculosis at Simon Sanchez High School. According to Assistant Principal Rick Leon Guerrero, of that number, 18 students had a positive reaction.

Of the 18, 16 were cleared by Public Health. He says the remaining two students are still undergoing x-rays. Meantime, he says 15 more students still haven't turned in their consent forms for testing.

Those individuals are told to stay home until theses tests are complete.

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