Measles (khasra) is a highly contagious disease caused by virus. It is also known as Rubeola. It is one of the leading causes of death among children, despite the availibility of a safe and effective vaccine. It is an infection of the respiratory system caused by a virus, specifically a paramyxovirus. It is transmitted via droplets from the nose, mouth or throat of infected persons.
- PUBLISHED DATE : Apr 06, 2015
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