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  Shvat 10, 5773 , 21/01/13

Report: Suspicion of Tuberculosis at Ichilov Hospital

A doctor in the internal-medicine ward at Tel Aviv's Ichilov Hospital is being treated following suspicion that she has contracted tuberculosis, according to a Monday report by Kol Yisrael government radio. The doctor is in good condition and there is no fear of the disease spreading to other patients. The case has been reported to the Health Ministry.

A number of cases were reported last year among doctors who treated infiltrators from Africa.

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