Measles Exposure in DC Area | DC Metro Area Medical Malpractice Law Blog

According to reports in the Washington Post, a woman infected with measles, a contagious disease which can be dangerous to some patients, was present in the District and Maryland after flying into Dulles International Airport. The 27-year-old woman from New Mexico arrived at Dulles reportedly on February 20th and left our area on February 22nd, from Baltimore-Washington International Airport. In between, she spent time in Georgetown and Columbia Heights.  The D.C. Department of Health advises individuals exposed to measles to figure out whether they have they received two doses of measles vaccine. Those who cannot confirm that, and anyone showing symptoms should…

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