Diseases

Name

Measles

Names alternate

Rubeola
Morbilli
Red measles

Parents
(1) Febrile Illness
(2) Respiratory diseases
Agents
(1) Measles virus > Paramyxoviridae > Virus
Populations
(1) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Air-borne
(2) Casual contact
(3) In utero
Properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging
(2) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(3) Vaccine preventable
Documents
(1) CDC: Measles death in U.S. (2015)
(2) Chiba ME, Saito M, Suzuki N, Honda Y, Yaegashi N: Measles infection in pregnancy (2003)
(3) WHO: Measles (2015)
Created

2015-07-27 14:55:40+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 22:04:14.817459+00:00