LA PORTE, Texas (KTRK) –
It is believed that the case of measles is being investigated at the La Porter Primary School, according to a letter sent to parents Tuesday.
According to La Porte ISD, he works with Harris County Public Health to "take all necessary steps to ensure the well-being of our students" and "as a precaution, disinfect all classrooms and common areas in the campus."
District Communications Director Terri Cook says pupils are expected to attend school as usual on Wednesday, which is a planned day for early release.
The student with the suspect case is in the prestigious garden. No other information has been disclosed due to privacy laws.
"It usually spreads by going to another country and coming into contact with unvaccinated people or people traveling from countries where vaccination is not so prevalent," said Davita Hall, a nurse practitioner at AFC Urgent Care in La Porte. "We just advise people to vaccinate their children against measles."
Earlier this month, health officials in the Harris, Montgomery, and Galveston districts reported at least one confirmed case of the disease.
According to Montgomery County officials, a two-year-old girl recovers from the disease. They also argue that this case is related to one of Harris County's affairs, but details of the relationship were not immediately revealed.
The Galveston County Health District confirmed a case involving a boy whose age ranges from 1
Earlier Monday, Harris County Public Health said two women under the age of two and 25 to 35 years of age had been diagnosed with measles. All three patients live in Harris County Northwest
Morbil is a highly contagious virus spread by direct contact or in the air. Symptoms include fever, cough, runny nose and watery eyes, red eyes between seven and 14 days after the infection, says the National Library of Medicine of the United States.
However, measles can be prevented. Twitter .
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