TB: For the public
Tuberculosis (TB) is a bacterial infection spread through the air when a person with TB disease coughs, sneezes, sings or talks. TB, which usually affects the lungs, is preventable and curable, but many people still suffer from it.
Get tested for TB
- If you live outside the Denver metro area, contact your local public health agency.
- If you live in Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Jefferson or Douglas counties, contact:
Denver Metro TB Clinic
605 Bannock St., 1st floor
Denver, CO 80204
- For other questions, call 303-692-2638.
Learn about TB
- Basic TB facts.
- How TB spreads.
- TB signs and symptoms.
- The difference between TB infection and TB disease.
- Fact sheets and videos.