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Measles

  • Caused by measles virus.
  • Presented as fever, conjunctivitis, cold, cough and small spots with bluish white centers an red base on the buccal mucosa.
  • Transmitted by direct contact or airborne.

Prevention:

  • Active vaccination with measles vaccine after completion of 9 months of age among children.
  • Children affected should be kept out of schools and in isolation.
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