Officials: Possible measles exposure reported at O'Hare International Airport

chicagotribune.com

Anyone who visited O’Hare International Airport on Wednesday morning or afternoon and who has not had a measles vaccination should be tested after a passenger with a confirmed case of the highly contagious disease landed and boarded another flight, state health officials said.


A passenger with a confirmed case of measles landed at the international terminal (Terminal 5) on Wednesday morning and departed on a domestic flight from Terminal 1, according to a statement from the Illinois Department of Public Health.


The passenger, who was “infectious on that day, may have traveled to other areas of the airport,’’ the department’s statement said.

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Posted: 15 Jan 2018 18:15:23

  
  

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