Tuberculosis is a disease caused by bacteria. You usually get the bacteria in your lungs. The disease spreads when someone who is sick coughs or sneezes around you for a long time. If you have TB, you might have a fever, night sweats, weight loss, and a cough that does not go away. There is medicine to treat TB disease.
- Follow up with individuals experiencing TB symptoms.
- Provide treatment for patients with active tuberculosis (TB) or latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI).
- Mantoux (TB Skin Test) for evaluation of TB disease and individuals who have been in contact with a case of tuberculosis.
- Skin tests for work or school are available through our immunization clinics.
No direct cost to the patient. Insurance information will be obtained.
Only available at our Utica location (406 Elizabeth Street) by appointment only. Please call (315) 798-5747 to schedule an appointment or with any questions.