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Measles Case Confirmed In Portland Metro Area . News

Measles Case Confirmed In Portland Metro Area . News


A health worker prepares a syringe with a vaccine against measles in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018.

A health worker prepares a syringe with a vaccine against measles in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018.

Leo Correa/AP

Another case of measles has been confirmed in the Portland area — though authorities say it is unrelated to previous cases in Multnomah County in June and July.

Laboratory testing confirms that the person with measles traveled in and around Portland and Beaverton between July 30 and Aug. 6.