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Measles (Rubeola)

Measles is a highly contagious disease caused by a virus. It is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and even death. The best way to prevent measles is to get vaccinated. Learn about the disease and the vaccine that prevents it.

News Release: Health officials confirm case of measles in Hennepin County child

Updated Tuesday, August 07, 2018 at 11:09AM