The Canadian Press

2015-04-08 | Measles Flight

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Health officials are warning another planeload of people from China to Vancouver that they were exposed to measles on an April 4th flight. Vancouver Coastal Health issued have already issued a similar warning to 300 people on a March 21st flight. Medical health officer Reka Gustafson (RAY'-kah GUS'-tuff-son) of Vancouver Coastal Health says the newest case started on that March 21st flight. (Gustafson says anyone who hasn't been vaccinated against measles should get immunized as soon as possible.)

Date: 2015-04-08
Placeline: VANCOUVER.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << at this point we had a single importation on March 21st we have done extensive contact follow up after that importation and we do have a total of 9 cases now all of them associated with that single case >>