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Vancouver, WA, Infant May Have Spread Measles

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - Clark County health officials say an infant who recently returned from an oversees trip with his family has measles.

Anyone who may be susceptible to measles and who was exposed to the baby should get vaccinated by Thursday.

Officials say people could have been exposed on Monday when the infant was taken to two places in Vancouver  Evergreen Pediatrics and the Southwest Washington Medical Center outpatient laboratory.

Vaccinations have practically eliminated measles in the United States.
   

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