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12 people test positive for tuberculosis at Hephzibah High

HEPHZIBAH, GA (WFXG) -

A total of 12 students tested positive for tuberculosis at Hephzibah High School, Richmond County health officials said. 

Testing started after a student with tuberculosis-like symptoms was removed from the school on April 16. 

None of the students who tested positive is showing obvious symptoms of the disease. 

Health officials tested about 200 people at the school.

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