25-03-2014 00:49 AM | United Kingdom

Banham Poultry worker treated for tuberculosis

A worker at a chicken factory in Norfolk has received treatment for tuberculosis, it has been revealed.

The case, at Banham Poultry near Attleborough, was reported to Public Health England (PHE) soon after it was discovered before Christmas.

The unnamed agency worker, who lives in Great Yarmouth, was treated successfully for the condition.

On Saturday it was revealed there had been 17 cases of TB at a food packing plant in Cambridgeshire since 2012.
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