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Posted on: February 7, 2019

Health Alert-Measles Outbreak

The City of Port Arthur's Health Department has provided information about an outbreak of measles. In Texas, suspicion of measles is required to be reported immediately. Please click on the link below to find out more information regarding a measles outbreak. Be sure to contact your health provider if you, or any of your family members, exhibit any symptoms--rash and fever--of this disease. 

In Texas, suspicion of measles is required to be reported immediately.

Do not wait for laboratory confirmation to report measles.

Measles reports should be made to the local health department or 

800-705-8868.

Health Alert-Measles Outbreak 

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