Incidence of measles in the United States
(The JAMA Network Journals) From 2001 to 2015, the overall annual incidence of measles in the United States remained extremely low (less than 1 case/million population) compared with incidence worldwide (40 cases/million population); relative increases in measles rates were observed over the period, and the findings suggest that failure to vaccinate may be the main driver of measles transmission, according to a study published by JAMA.
Some of the locations where people may have been exposed include two college campuses around L.A. and the international terminal at LAX Airport
Just a few months into the year, the United States is set to break an annual record for the number of measles cases.
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This year, the number of measles cases in the United States is expected to be the highest since the disease was eliminated here in 2000, according to the CDC.Medscape Medical News
[ANGOP] Luanda -At least seventeen cases of measles were registered throughout the country during the first three months of the year, with a total of 738 suspects, reported Monday in Luanda, the Coordinator of the Expanded Vaccination Program, Alda Sousa.
626 people have been infected this year, the highest number since 2014, when 667 infections were recorded. Most of the new infections (68) were in New York state, which has two current outbreaks.
The United States recorded 71 new measles cases last week, a 13 percent increase as the country faces its second-worst outbreak of the disease in almost two decades, federal health officials said on Monday.
There have been 626 cases of measles reported in the United States this year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That's 71 more than the agency reported last week in its weekly update.
MONDAY, April 22, 2019 -- Just a few months into the year, the United States is set to break an annual record for the number of measles cases. The number of measles cases rose by 71 in the last week and now stands at 626 since Jan. 1, the U.S....