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County weighs treatment for 8 babies exposed to TB at Methodist Hospital
Sacramento Bee

Sacramento County public health officials said Monday they were determining whether to start giving antibiotics to eight infants in Methodist Hospital of Sacramento who were exposed to tuberculosis while in the neonatal intensive care unit.

An individual with active tuberculosis spent time in the neonatal facility from Aug. 23 to Sept. 3, public health officials said.

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