Tuberculosis Control Program

Contact Information
Los Angeles County
Department of Public Health
Tuberculosis Control Program
2615 S. Grand Avenue, Room 507
Los Angeles, CA 90007
Phone: (213) 745-0800
Fax: (213) 749-0926
Email: tbc@ph.lacounty.gov

 

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Datos Básicos Sobre la Tuberculosis

La tuberculosis o TB es causada por una bacteria llamada Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Estas bacterias por lo general atacan a los pulmones, pero también pueden atacar otras partes del cuerpo, como los riñones, la columna vertebral y el cerebro. No todas las personas infectadas por las bacterias de la tuberculosis se enferman. Por eso, existen dos afecciones relacionadas con la tuberculosis: la infección de tuberculosis latente (LTBI, por sus siglas en inglés) y la enfermedad de tuberculosis. Si no se trata adecuadamente, la enfermedad de tuberculosis puede ser mortal.

 
Report TB - fillable forms
CMR report CMR report CMR report CRM report

Upcoming Events

Coalition to End TB
in Los Angeles County
January, 2018

TB First Friday Conference February 2, 2018 at 9:00am Ferguson Auditorium

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