TB tests planned at Hephzibah High

...dermal layer of the skin that must be checked 48-hours later for raised bumps.After a positive skin test, a chest X-ray is then required to see whether the bacteria spread to the lungs.Not all patients who test positive for the tuberculosis...

Kentucky guard Harrison says he will play vs. Wichita State

...can."Harrison hurt his elbow with 74 seconds left while trying to strip a Kansas State player of the ball. He had an X-ray after the game that came back negative.Harris said the belief is that he hyperextended the elbow.He was still in pain...

Accountability demands grow as more VA patients complain of bad care

...masses, but small lesions may have been missed."After the procedure, the VA recommended Johnson get a barium enema X-ray to show the rest of the colon and, if results were normal, to repeat the colonoscopy in three to five years.Pete Scovill...

Kansas stars aren't ready to discuss future after tough loss

...leading 12-7. He limped to the bench and tested his weight on the right leg before slowly walking to the locker room for X-rays.The tests did not reveal any broken bones, the school said.

Veterans explain frustrations with VA delays to American Legion panel

...is a prime example of the scheduling problems.Bent over from excruciating pain in his stomach, Kelly said he had an X-ray and a radiologist requested a CAT scan for further diagnosis. Instead, he said, the VA sent him home and told him to...

Support medical student education in CSRA by expanding opportunities

...findings in a medical record; perform an accurate physical examination; and order appropriate laboratory studies and X-rays are skills that must be learned. These skills cannot be learned in the classroom ? only in an office or hospital setting...

Daily Prospect Report: March 19

...looked good throughout. News:Carlos Correa, Astros: The shortstop was hit by a pitch on his left hand Wednesday, but X-rays show no fractures. Yordano Ventura, Royals: Manager Ned Yost said Ventura could throw 180-200 innings this season...

Wild's Zach Parise named US men's hockey team captain for Olympics

...landed hard on the bar, then slid down on his right side before hitting the snow.He made it down the hill that afternoon under his own power and headed to the hospital, where X-rays revealed he had a fractured rib but no other damage.

NM nuke leak raises questions

...incidents are unrelated. And while they emphasize that the levels detected off-site are no more harmful than a dental X-ray, they have not been able to go underground, and have not directly answered questions about how contaminated the tunnels...

Ga. debates leniency over guns brought to airport

...heavy coat.In the security line, he took off his belt, boots and leather coat and placed them on a conveyor belt to the X-ray machine when "all of a sudden, I had about five cops around me." One of the officers asked what was in his coat pocket...