by The Associated Press
Posted Aug 23, 2019 1:forty two pm PDT
Final Up prior to now Aug 23, 2019 at 6:22 pm PDT
SANTA ANA, Calif. — A Unique Zealand teen who visited Disneyland, Universal Studios, Hollywood tourist sizzling spots and the seaside this month had measles and must aloof be pleased uncovered others, public health companies launched Friday.
The girl arrived at Los Angeles World Airport on Aug. eleven and went to the Barren predicament Hands Resort in Anaheim, officials stated. She is believed to be pleased gone to Disneyland and the Disney California Race Park on Aug. 12 after which Universal Studios, the TCL Chinese Theatre and Madame Tussauds in Hollywood and the Santa Monica seaside and pier on Aug. 14-15, authorities stated.
The girl has since returned to Unique Zealand, stated Dr. Nichole Hasty, Orange County’s health care officer.
The company stated it has been working with the companies and products to achieve other folk that had close contact. There are no present experiences that somebody has diminished in size measles from the teen, Hasty stated.
She stated she expects to leer extra measles circumstances, in total, amongst worldwide travelers who seek the advice of with California on tale of of an lengthen within the illness in a international nation.
“We’re in classic though-provoking by the outbreaks going on in locations on this nation as effectively as internationally,” she stated.
Disneyland officials on Friday stated no workers at the theme park be pleased been reported to be pleased diminished in size the illness. Dr. Pamela Hymel, Disneyland’s chief clinical officer, stated in an announcement that health officials stated the possibility to workers and company “is possible low.”
The park boosted an gift immunization program earlier this one year for workers, she stated.
Disneyland and adjacent Disney California Race Park are foremost tourist locations, drawing tens of 1000’s of vacationers a day.
In 2015, a measles outbreak interesting Disneyland sickened 147 other folk and spread across the U.S. and into Canada.
As of early this month, Los Angeles County health officials reported Sixteen measles circumstances amongst county residents this one year and — besides the Unique Zealand lady — 10 others amongst non-residents who traveled thru.
The Orange County health company says other folk that might per chance per chance be pleased been uncovered must aloof show screen themselves for indicators equivalent to fever and rash going on up to 21 days from publicity. Hasty instructed somebody who has indicators to name their health care provider before going to the doctor to steer clear of additional exposures. Americans are also instructed to confirm their records to identify within the occasion that they be pleased got been vaccinated or previously had measles.