Mumps Outbreak

21st January 2015 - 2:12pm
There has been an increase in mumps notifications in South Australia particularly in the western metropolitan area. There have been 15 notifications since November 2014.
 
Vaccination may not prevent disease in people who are currently incubating infection. Immunoglobulin is not recommended for post exposure prophylaxis.
 
For all inquiries please contact CDCB on 1300 232 272.
 
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