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Synonyms for measles
ˈmi zəlzmeasles

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. measles, rubeola, morbillinoun

    an acute and highly contagious viral disease marked by distinct red spots followed by a rash; occurs primarily in children

    morbilli, rubeola

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. measles

    Hard measles, rubeola, 10-day measles

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  1. Robert Frenck:

    You can get any vaccines together that's necessary, the only restrictions is if we have live viral vaccines, like with chickenpox and measles, if they don't get those on the same day we'd like to space them at least a month apart. But for the Covid vaccines, they can be given with the flu vaccine.

  2. Robin Nandy:

    It is very unfortunate to see measles coming back as a public health problem.

  3. Will Humble:

    Measles can take up to 21 days to develop in a person who has been exposed to the disease, so we’re not out of the woods quite yet ... but if we don’t get any new cases by Valentine’s Day, this outbreak is likely over for Arizona.

  4. Zsuzsanna Jakab:

    We must collectively respond, without further delay, to close immunization gaps, it is unacceptable that, after the last 50 years’ efforts to make safe and effective vaccines available, measles continues to cost lives, money and time.

  5. Brittany Kmush:

    So it's very contagious -- a very contagious disease -- and if one child comes to a camp with the measles virus and can spread it, then it puts the other children at risk, you're not going to send them to summer camp without sunscreen.

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