LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Those who traveled to the Las Vegas strip earlier this month may have been exposed
According to the Southern Nevada Health District, a person with a confirmed seaside case visited Las Vegas from August 1-6.
The Health District advises anyone visiting the following locations at the time below to take precautions:
- Las Vegas Branch
3390 S. Las Vegas Blvd. (located inside Chopeta in Mandalay location)
August. 2, 2019, 6:45 pm – 11:30 am
August. 4, 2019, 6:45 pm – 11:30 am
August. 6, 2019, 6:45 PM – 10:30 AM
- Hotel and Casino Registration in Luxor
Aug. 1, 2019, 8:00 AM – 1 AM
- Wolfgang Puk Lupo
3950 S. Las Vegas Boulevard. (located at the Casino and Mandalay Bay Resort)
August. 3, 2019, 6:45 PM – 10:52 AM
- Bay Essentials Convenience Store
3950 S. Las Vegas Boulevard (located inside the Chopet at Mandalay Place)
August . 6, 2019, 1 am – 5 pm
- Delhi behind the scenes
3900 S. Las Vegas Blvd. (Located at Luxor Hotel & Casino)
August. 6, 2019, 7:00 – 9:00
3950 S. Las Vegas Blvd. (Located at the Casino and Mandalay Bay Resort)
August. 5, 2019, 7 am – 7:30 pm
Anyone who may have been exposed to the virus should check their immunization status. If you have been exposed and have not been vaccinated, the health district advises you to contact a doctor immediately.
Symptoms can begin within 21 days after exposure to the virus, the Health District reports. The average infected patient will develop fever about 10 days after exposure to the virus.
People often also develop runny nose, cough and / or red eyes.
On average, about 14 days after exposure, a transmission rash occurs, which can last for five to six days. It starts from the hair line, goes to the face and neck and eventually reaches the arms and legs.
The seabass may spread approximately four days before the rash occurs and four days thereafter.
For more information on measles, visit the CDC website, here.