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In Depth (Tuberculosis) #862160

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 02, 2007
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Denver: Peter Alexander) The story of Andrew Speaker, who travelled while having a drug-resistant strain of tuberculosis, updated; his statement to "Newsweek" quoted; details given about Speaker's current medical treatment in Denver. [SPEAKER - says he was not told he would put others at risk.] [National Jewish Medical Center Dr. Charles DALEY†- expresses optimism about Speaker's disease.] [New York University school of medicine Dr. Marc SIEGEL†- downplays the dangers.] Statistics on TB in Africa, China and Brazil cited.

Holt, Lester;
Alexander, Peter

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