Alabama has first confirmed case of measles; infant in St. Clair County diagnosed – al.com

Alabama health officials have confirmed the first case of measles in the state. The case involves an unvaccinated infant under age 1 in St. Clair County.Dr. Scott Harris, ADPH medical officer, said the child has not been out of the state and was not in daycare. It’s believed the family followed medical advice to self-isolate after the diagnoses, Harris added. WVTM is reporting the child lives in Pell City in St. Clair County but that has not been confirmed by ADPH.

Source: Alabama has first confirmed case of measles; infant in St. Clair County diagnosed – al.com

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