Measles

Measles is an infectious disease caused by a virus. It spreads easily from person to person. It causes a blotchy red rash. The rash often starts on the head and moves down the body. Other symptoms include

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Runny nose
  • Conjunctivitis (pink eye)
  • Feeling achy and run down
  • Tiny white spots inside the mouth

Sometimes measles can lead to serious problems. There is no treatment for measles, but the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine can prevent it.

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  1. Measles (National Library of Medicine)  
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  2. Rubella (National Library of Medicine)  
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  6. Measles (Nemours Foundation)  
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  7. Questions about Measles (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
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  8. Photos of Measles and People with Measles (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
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  9. Measles Cases and Outbreaks (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
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  10. Measles Vaccination (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    Measles/Prevention and Risk Factors ... Measles ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ... Prevent measles and talk to your doctor about the measles, mumps, ...
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