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Lessons from the TB tourist

June 7, 2007

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TUBERCULOSIS IS an ancient scourge that has proven adept at skirting modern medicine's efforts to treat it. Last month, it made itself an uninvited guest at an American couple's destination wedding on a Greek island. How the groom managed to travel around two continents after warnings that he was carrying an especially dangerous strain is forcing a needed review of ... (Full article: 442 words)

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