General Information

Contact Dept

  • Phone:
    (559) 600-3200
  • Address:
    1221 Fulton Mall
    Fresno, CA 93721
  • Email Department

 
Targeted Testing and Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Adults and Children

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Tuberculosis is spread from person to person through the air when an individual withttt.gif active TB coughs or sneezes. The red dots represent droplets containing the TB germ.

Source: CDC
Starting January 1, 2016:

 

 


 

 

Fresno County Tuberculosis Control Program Services 

Chest Clinic Services:  
Center around the treatment of tuberculosis (TB) disease. Patients diagnosed with or suspected of having TB are evaluated by our medical staff; the patient receives treatment (medication) and is closely monitored to insure that treatment is effective.

Direct Observed Therapy:
Medical eligible staff monitors and ensures patient compliance with the prescribed treatment plans through face-to-face contact with the patient.

Contact Investigation:
People who have been in contact with someone known or suspected to have TB are evaluated by a Communicable Disease Specialist. Contacts are provided tuberculin skin tests or Quantiferon test; and if indicated, chest X-Rays are done and preventative treatment may be started.

 

Targeted Testing and Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Adults and Children For Medical Providers

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Chest Clinic Services
Located:
1221 Fulton Mall Room 164 
Fresno, CA 93721

Telephone: (559) 600-3413
Fax: (559)-600-7602

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(Closed 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.)