US Records 695 Measles Cases, Most Since Disease Declared Eliminated In 2000

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reported 695 cases of measles in the United States so far this year, the highest number of infections recorded since the contagious disease was declared eliminated from the country in 2000.

“The high number of cases in 2019 is primarily the result of a few large outbreaks – one in Washington State and two large outbreaks in New York that started
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