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Results for some tested for tuberculosis ready Monday

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Four-hundred-twenty-six students and staff were screened for tuberculosis on Saturday at Robert E. Lee High School in Springfield.

People who were tested before noon will get their results Monday.

Those who were tested after the noon hour get results back Tuesday.

Two people at the school were diagnosed with TB back in June

One other person was diagnosed last December.

Tuberculosis is caused by bacteria that usually affect the lungs.

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