TITLE

Measles Among U.S.-Bound Refugees from Malaysia -- California, Maryland, North Carolina, and Wisconsin, August-September 2011

AUTHOR(S)
Zipprich, Jennifer; Harriman, Kathleen; Talarico, John; Edwards, Cindy; Blythe, David; Shah, Dipti; Morillo, Jennifer; Smith, Sheree; Hopfensperger, Daniel; Tsering, Savitri; Wallace, Greg; Barskey, Albert; Kutty, Preeta; Armstrong, Gregory; Marienau, Karen; Berliet, Juliana; Ross, Keysha; Schembri, Christopher; Burke, Heather; Lee, Deborah
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;9/23/2011, Vol. 60 Issue 37, p1281
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses a report on the prevalence of measles among Malaysian refugees in the U.S. from August to September 2011. Released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the report presented the symptoms experienced by refugees with measles, including fever and rashes. It also provided data on the prevention of the transmission of the disease.
ACCESSION #
66331667

 

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