US sees first measles death in 12 yearsBMJ 2015; 351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h3653 (Published 03 July 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;351:h3653
- Michael McCarthy
Washington state health officials reported on 2 July that an autopsy showed that a woman who died earlier this spring had died from measles. It is the first death from measles to be reported in the United States in 12 years.
The woman, whose …