(TB) by Gabe Folkedahl
There is no other known way that the disease can spread and there is no vector.
- Slight fever
- Loss of appetite and weight
- Pain in the chest
- Bloody cough
These are also some drugs that can treat tuberculosis:
- Rifampin (Rifadin, Rimactane)
- Ethambutol (Myambutol)
The treatment does not effect the prognosis.
There was another recent outbreak at Olathe Northwest High in Kansas on March 18, where 27 people tested positive for TB after a single case of TB prompted testing for the 300-plus community of students and staff