WASHINGTON [Reuters] – US measles epidemics have prompted health officials to put dozens of people in quarantine into two Los Angeles universities – the University of California and the University of California, US officials said. .
This happens at a time when the United States is facing the highest number of measles cases from virus eradication in 2000.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have declared Wednesday that the United States has so far confirmed 695 measles cases this year. A large number of cases are concentrated in the states of New York and Washington.
Health officials said that California confirmed 38 cases.
Public health officials blame the recent outbreak, which coincides with a global increase in the spread of the disease, on the disinformation on vaccine safety.
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