Carmarthenshire TB outbreak: Children to be screened

03 December 2019 – BBC News

Margaret Pegler, 64, from Llwynhendy, Carmarthenshire, died five days after being diagnosed with TB in September.

Over 1,400 people have so far been tested by Public Health Wales with 29 cases now identified.

It is now widening its programme to test young people and children in the area who may have been exposed to TB, which spreads but is treatable.

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