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Melbourne measles outbreak doubled: five new confirmed cases
Five new cases have been reported to Victoria’s Department of Health and Human Services, which brings the tally of those affected by the outbreak to nine.
They include three women and two men all aged in their 20s and 30s, two of whom have been hospitalised, a health spokesman said.
These patients are also from Melbourne’s inner north – three from Brunswick, one from Brunswick West and one from Preston.
The outbreak started two weeks ago when four cases of measles were confirmed in Brunswick and East Brunswick.
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Published by: The Age, 22/02/2016