Measles reports from 6 different countries

Sporadic cases and outbreaks of measles are being reported from the following areas and countries:

  • Angola (Kwanza North)
  • Chad (N'djamena)
  • Ethiopia
  • Canada (British Columbia, Manitoba and Calgary in Alberta)
  • USA (California, Massachusetts, New York City and Washington State)
  • Pakistan (Sindh)
    Outbreaks of measles can occur frequently anywhere in the world at any time. Travellers can reduce their risk of exposure to measles virus by ensuring that their childhood vaccinations, including measles, are up-to-date prior to travelling.

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