DOH notes fewer cases of measles-rubella this 2017

According to the Department of Health of the Philippines, almost 1,964 suspected cases of measles-rubella were reported from Jan. 1 to Aug. 5 this year. Of these cases only 1.5 percent were classified as confirmed measles, while 16.8 percent were classified as rubella (german measles). Compared to last year;  the measles cases were 41.5% lower than the same period last year.

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