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History of Measles - Measles Incubation Period
This page contains links to eMedTV Measles Articles containing information on subjects from History of Measles to Measles Incubation Period. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- History of Measles
The history of measles dates back to before the 7th century A.D. This section of the eMedTV library focuses on the history of measles epidemics and how the development of the measles vaccine has changed it.
Measles is an infectious illness that is common worldwide, although it is rare in the United States. This eMedTV article describes symptoms of this illness and explains how the measles virus is transmitted. Measeles is a common misspelling of measles.
Measles is an infectious disease that is spread through sneezing and coughing. This eMedTV resource describes symptoms of measles and explains what treatment options are available. Measels is a common misspelling of measles.
Measles is an illness that has been greatly eliminated in the United States due to widespread vaccination. This eMedTV Web page explains how the measles virus is spread and lists symptoms of the illness. Measlas is a common misspelling of measles.
Measles is a viral disease characterized by high fever, cough, and a red, blotchy rash. This portion of the eMedTV archives explains statistics about measles and discusses the transmission, symptoms, and possible complications of this disease.
- Measles Disease
This part of the eMedTV Web site discusses measles, a disease that is highly contagious but rare in the United States. This article tells you what you need to know about causes, symptoms, treatment, and more.
- Measles Incubation Period
As this eMedTV article explains, the period between measles transmission and the beginning of symptoms is known as the measles incubation period. This eMedTV page explains what happens during this time.