Measles (Rubeola)

Measles is one of the most highly contagious diseases, but is preventable through vaccination. The disease is also called Rubeola. The measles virus is spread through coughing and sneezing. Measles causes fever, runny nose, cough, and a rash all over the body.

http://www.cdc.gov/measles/index.html

www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/communicable/diseases/Measles.aspx

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