A second case of Measles confirmed at Yale-New Haven

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FILE – In this Jan. 30, 2019 file photo signs posted at The Vancouver Clinic in Vancouver, Wash., warn patients and visitors of a measles outbreak. A measles outbreak near Portland, Ore., has revived a bitter debate over so-called personal belief exemptions to childhood vaccinations. Four percent of Washington secondary school students have non-medical vaccine […]

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Officials from Yale-New Haven Hospital have confirmed that a second person in Connecticut has the Measles in 2019.

It is unknown at this time if both Measles patients know each other or if they came in contact with each other.

Last week the first confirmed case of Measles was an adult.

The age of the newest case is still unknown.

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