The student who lived outside college was sent home for testing.
Written by Reading Eagle
Kutztown PA –
Suspected in the case of mumble by a student at Kutshaun University, according to school officials, he is negative.
Brian Salvador, Communications Director at Kutshaun University, said on Friday that the results of the student's test have returned negative
QC employees warned the community school community on Thursday evening about the alleged case and began to observe the situation under the direction of state health officials, according to QC spokeswoman Matthew Santos
Originally, Santos said on Friday morning that the student was diagnosed with a "mild case" of mumps, but this report turned out to be incorrect. To return to the campus, Dolores Hess, KU's director of health and wellness, said in an email notice to students, teachers and staff Friday morning.
The announcement came one day after Temple University in Philadelphia set up a free clinic to provide booster shots to its students for those who had previously been immunized with the MMR vaccine. for a snowball with more than 1
Hess said that pupils should immediately contact Ku's health and wellness center if they had symptoms, and teachers and staff would contact their physician. influenza, commonly called flu. Most common outbreaks have occurred among groups of people who have long, close contact, such as sharing bottles or glasses with water, kissing, practicing sports together, or living in the closet with a person who has mumps.
More information on mumps, including prevention, can be found on the website of the Federal Center for Disease Control, cdc.gov/mumps.