Mumps San Diego

COUNTY ISSUES ADVISORY ON MUMPS

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By José A. Álvarez, County of San Diego Communications Office
 
The County Health and Human Services Agency issued a health advisory to the local medical community to be on the lookout for mumps given the unusually high number of cases being reported in the region.

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MUMPS CASES AT THREE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOLS

By José A. Álvarez, County of San Diego Communications Office
 
Mumps (microscope)November 1, 2019 (San Diego) - Three unrelated people at three different high school campuses in the county recently tested positive for mumps and may have exposed others to the contagious virus, the County Health and Human Services Agency announced Tuesday.

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