Two more measles cases reported in Sedgwick County

Eleven measles cases reported in Kansas so far this year

WICHITA, Kan. – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the Sedgwick County Health Department have reported two additional cases of measles in Sedgwick County, Kan. One case was in an infant too young to be vaccinated and one case was in an adult. Both cases are epidemiologically linked to other known, recently reported cases of measles in Sedgwick County. In total, there have now been eight cases reported in Sedgwick County and three cases reported in Johnson County to date in 2014. See related story here

KDHE provides updates on measles cases in Kansas weekly at www.kdheks.gov/epi/measles.htm. More information about measles is here.


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