Cases of Measles Now in Michigan as Washtenaw Adds 1 Person

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A measles outbreak in the United States shows no sign of slowing down, with 78 new cases reported in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) latest update to the totals for 2019.

The number of measles cases in Canterbury had risen to 37 on Friday March 29, with a further nine cases under investigation. Known exposure sites in Oakland County are listed at Oakgov.com/health.

Dahlman said they identified patients that are lacking one or both of the MMR vaccine and sent them letters asking them to contact their doctors to get the vaccine. The highly contagious disease primarily affects children, but measles can strike adults - and with serious complications.

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The vaccine was effective in protecting against measles, and completley free for anyone who needed it, Dr Miller said. A single dose protects about 95% of children.

Those born before 1 January 1969 are likely to be immune as measles used to be quite common, it said.

MI now has the highest number of measles cases since 1991, when 65 people had the disease.

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"At this stage, we believe the new cases are linked to other pre-existing cases, rather than being new cases from overseas or of unknown origin". Measles vaccine, or other acceptable documentation of immunity to measles, is recommended for all persons travelling internationally. The disease can spread through the air from coughs or sneezes, making it especially easy to transmit, and the virus can live in the air for two hours, meaning anyone who breathes the air in that time can contract the virus.

State health officials are stressing that people can not contract measles from the vaccine. Talk to your healthcare provider to determine if immune globulin is right for you.

Outbreaks have hit several states, including California, Michigan and New Jersey. While measles can be fatal in rare, serious cases, there has not been a measles death in the US since 2015.

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Resurgence of the preventable illness is due largely to pockets of vaccine skepticism around the country.

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