Georgia AAP: Georgia DPH Confirmed Measles Cases in Metro Atlanta 2019
January 17, 2019 Blast Communication (The important information below has been provided to us by the Georgia Department of Public Health.) Confirmed Measles Cases in Two Residents of the Metro Atlanta Area! The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) has confirmed measles in two residents of the metro Atlanta area. While infectious (Jan. 7-14, 2019), these residents visited several metro Atlanta locations and may have exposed others. DPH urges healthcare providers to maintain heightened awareness for patients with measles. Actions Requested of Healthcare Providers: Consider measles in persons with febrile rash illness and clinically compatible symptoms (cough, coryza, and/or conjunctivitis) and a history of recent international or domestic travel, exposure to international travelers, or exposure to…
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