Mar. 25, 2019, Pontiac, Mich. – Below is the most recent measles outbreak information from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Oakland County Health Division:

Confirmed cases and vaccinations given
• 18 total measles cases now confirmed in Oakland County since March 13.
• 970 measles vaccinations given in 3 days (March 22 – March 24).

Updated exposure dates and locations
If you were at the following locations on the dates and times listed below, you were at risk of being exposed to measles.   Vaccination is available and effective within 72 hours of exposure. High-risk individuals can receive immune-globulin (Ig) treatment within 6 days of exposure. To view the full list of confirmed exposure locations, visit www.oakgov.com/health.

 

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Credit: iStock, Manjurul

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