The Canterbury District Health Board has released a statement on 20/9/11 confirming a case of measles in Christchurch.

As measles is a serious illness and is highly infectious, there is some important information that you may need to know – including facts, immunization and signs & symptoms.

Please click on the link below for the CDHB’s press release about the confirmed case of measles in Christchurch.

If you have any concerns about exposure to measles for yourself or someone you know, please make contact with your GP without delay.

http://www.cdhb.govt.nz/communications/media/2011/200911.htm