EDISON - The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) says it has identified a Camden County man with a probable case of measles.
DHSS says that the man may have exposed an unknown number of people at public locations in southern New Jersey to the virus between April 21-April 24. Officials say that the man had been exposed to an infected woman who had recently traveled from Italy. DHSS says the case is not related to possible measles exposures announced last week involving two French women.
Health officials recommend anyone that was in the following locations, which were visited by the Camden County man during the incubation period, contact a health provider immediately to discuss potential exposure and risk of developing the illness:
April 21, anyone who visited:? Pop Shop, 729 Haddon Ave., Collingswood, between 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. April 22, anyone who visited:? Home Depot, 2160 Route 70, West Cherry Hill, between 8 a.m. - noon April 23, anyone who visited: ? Kohl's, 2133 Route 38, Cherry Hill, between 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. April 24, anyone who visited: ? Magnolia Nursery, 405 S. White Horse Pike, Magnolia between 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. ? Toys R' Us, 500 New Jersey 38, Cherry Hill, between 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. ? Walmart, 500 New Jersey 38, Cherry Hill, between 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. ? Home Depot, 2160 Route 70, West Cherry Hill, between 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. ? Lowe's, 122 W. Oak Ave., Lawnside, between 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
For more information visit the Centers for Disease Control Website.
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