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Is measles still contagious after 10 days?

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Dr. Luciann Hruza
Dermatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Measles

No. Usually measles is the most contagious before anyone knows they have it! as a rule about 3-4 days after the rash is present the person can no longer spread the disease, but by this time they have already been contagious for more than a week!

In brief: Measles

No. Usually measles is the most contagious before anyone knows they have it! as a rule about 3-4 days after the rash is present the person can no longer spread the disease, but by this time they have already been contagious for more than a week!
Dr. Luciann Hruza
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Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: 4 by 4

Measles is most contagious 4 days before the rash shows up and 4 days after the rash shows up.

In brief: 4 by 4

Measles is most contagious 4 days before the rash shows up and 4 days after the rash shows up.
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