Measles Epidemic in Taipei Area, First Half of 1988

Bureau of Disease Control, Department of Health

1988 Vol.4 NO.8

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Beginning March 1988, the number of measles cases in Taipei Area (Taipei City and County) has increased significantly. According to statistics there have been 312 cases in total; last year in the same period there was only one case. This can be considered as an outbreak.