State confirms measles case in Oakland County, warns of exposure spots


The state health department has confirmed a case of travel-related measles in Oakland County, and is warning of several potential exposure spots in Southeast Michigan.

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services reports in a news release that the case comes after “visiting from Israel following a stay in New York.” People may have been exposed to measles at Lincoln Liquor and RX in Oak Park from 12:20 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. on March 8, and at Jerusalem Pizza in Southfield from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. om March 12 and 13.

“Individuals who were possibly exposed are advised to watch for symptoms 21 days after exposure,” the state health department warns in the release.

“If symptoms develop, it is crucial…

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