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If my child has the measles, how long is she infectious?

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Dr. Arthur Torre
Pediatrics - Allergy & Asthma
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In brief: Yes

A child with measles is generally contagious from 3 - 5 days before the rash to 4 days after the rash appears.

In brief: Yes

A child with measles is generally contagious from 3 - 5 days before the rash to 4 days after the rash appears.
Dr. Arthur Torre
Dr. Arthur Torre
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Dr. Marcus Degraw
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

A person with measles is contagious from 1 to 2 days before symptoms start until about 4 days after the rash appears.

In brief: Yes

A person with measles is contagious from 1 to 2 days before symptoms start until about 4 days after the rash appears.
Dr. Marcus Degraw
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