Shaw confirms student who lived off-campus tested positive for T - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Shaw confirms student who lived off-campus tested positive for TB

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RALEIGH, N.C. -

Shaw University confirmed Friday that a student who resides off-campus has tested for tuberculosis.

Shaw said Wake County Human Services notified Shaw on Monday that a student had tested positive for TB.

Following guidelines issued from Human Services, a team of nurses from the department arrived on campus on Tuesday  to test students, staff and faculty that may have been exposed.

The university said it is working closely with state officials to make sure people who may have been exposed get testing.

For more information regarding Wake County TB testing, visit: www.wakegov.com/humanservices and type "TB" in the search box

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