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What are the later symptoms of measles?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience in Infectious Disease
Measles: During the illness, encephalitis and pneumonia. Years later, a rare illness known as subacute sclerosing panencephalitis.
Answered on Jun 3, 2012

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