Confirmed Measles Case in Crown Heights

Crown Heights Doctor Eli Rosen has confirmed that there has been another confirmed case of measles in Crown Heights. The confirmed case of measles is a 9-month-old baby, who has more than likely exposed many others during the last five days.

If your child has not received the measles vaccine, please contact your doctor immediately, Dr. Rosen advises residents.

Crown Heights Girls School Bais Chaya Mushka has informed parents via a robocall of a confirmed case in their school.

“We are waiting for guidance from the Department of Health,” they said.

The school has informed parents that any child who is not up to date on their immunizations cannot come to school.

Overall, There have been 535 cases of measles confirmed in New York City as of May 23 since the beginning of the outbreak last October, the Health Department of New York City reported.