Imported case of measles in a university setting leading to an outbreak of measles in Edinburgh, Scotland from September to December 2016.
Epidemiol Infect 2018 Mar 22:1-6. Epub 2018 Mar 22.
National Health Service,Lothian,Directorate of Public Health and Health Policy,Edinburgh,UK.
In September 2016, an imported case of measles in Edinburgh in a university student resulted in a further 17 confirmed cases during October and November 2016. All cases were genotype D8 and were associated with a virus strain most commonly seen in South East Asia. Twelve of the 18 cases were staff or students at a university in Edinburgh and 17 cases had incomplete or unknown measles mumps rubella (MMR) vaccination status. Read More