Measles cases reported in Florida, USA

In Florida, an adult woman from Broward County became infected with measles while travelling abroad. So far there has been no additional spread of the infection to the local population.

Sitata is reporting this event to illustrate the importance of ensuring that childhood vaccinations, including measles, are up-to-date prior to travelling.

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