YARDLEY, PA – A student attending Pennwood Middle School has been diagnosed with sausages, reported school life late Friday.
In a letter to the school area, Pennsbury School District Director of Pupil Services said Elizabeth Aldridge's student diagnosis was confirmed by the Bucks County Department of Health.
This is the first recent case of dogs reported by a school in Lower Bucks County. But cases of the highly contagious disease have been breaking out throughout the region. More than 50 cases of hemp have been reported at Temple University and more than 100 cases reported in schools in the Greater Philadelphia region.
Hump is a viral infection characterized by non-specific flu-like symptoms, including muscle pain, loss of appetite, fatigue, headache and fever followed by swelling of the glands located below the ear and above the jawbone.
It is spread by saliva and respiratory secretions. The average time from when a person is exposed to the time they develop symptoms is 1
Bucks County Department of Health says people should avoid sharing utensils, drinks, food, cell phones, and other electronic devices. They should also wash their hands frequently using soap and water.
There is no cure for an infection with skin diseases. The Advisory Committee on Immunization
Practice recommends that all children receive two doses of the MMR vaccine to promote immunity to hubs.
If your child is not vaccinated or incompletely vaccinated for convulsions, please contact your doctor or healthcare professional, said the department. If your child develops symptoms of dogs, keep him or her at home and contact your doctor.
See the information below from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
Q: I got the vaccine but still have sausages. Does this mean that the vaccine does not work?
A: MMR vaccine prevents most but not all cases of hides and complications caused by the disease. People who have received two doses of the MMR vaccine are approximately nine times less likely to receive dogs than unvaccinated people who have the same exposure to dog viruses. However, some people who receive two doses of MMR can still get hops, especially if they have prolonged, close contact with one who has the disease. If a vaccinated person gets mumps, they are likely to have less serious illness than an unvaccinated person.
Before being a vaccine, there was a common childhood disease in the United States today. In some cases, the disease caused complications such as permanent deafness in children and occasional brain swelling (encephalitis), which in rare cases resulted in death. From year to year, the number of hats can range from about a few hundred to a few thousand. For some years there are more cases of mumps than usual due to outbreaks.
Question: Are carnivores a serious disease?
A: Athletes can be serious, but most people with crews fully recover within two weeks. While they are infected with lungs, many people feel tired and achy, fever and swollen glands on the face side. Others may feel extremely sick and cannot eat because of jaw pain, and a few will develop serious complications. Men and young boys can develop pain or swelling in their testes. Women and young girls can develop ovarian pain or swelling. Inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord (meningitis) and loss of hearing may also occur, and in rare cases this hearing loss may be permanent. The most serious complication is inflammation of the brain (encephalitis), which can lead to death or permanent disability.
Q: I have been told that I have to stay away from people while I am sick with mumps. What does it mean and why does it matter?
A: When you have plaster, avoid contact with other people until five days after your salivary glands begin to swell because you are contagious during this time. You should not go to work, school or other social events. You must stay home when you are sick with kisses and limit contact with the people you live with; For example, sleep in a separate room yourself if you can. Living at home while you are sick with a driver is an important way to avoid spreading the virus to other people. People who are infected with lungs do not become ill immediately. It may take 2 to 4 weeks for them to show signs of infection.
Question: What should I do to prevent the appearance of hops?
A: In addition to staying away from others when you have plaster, you can prevent the virus from spreading by
- . Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze and put your used tissue in the trash. If you do not have tissue, cough or sneeze in your upper or elbow, not your hands.
- Wash your hands often with soap and water.
- Avoid sharing items that may have saliva on them like water bottles or cups.
- Disinfection of frequently affected surfaces, such as toys, door handles, tables, counters.
Question: What should I do during a dog outbreak?
A: Make sure you and your family are updated on your MMR vaccine. Your local health authorities or institutions may recommend that an extra dose be given to persons belonging to a group at increased risk of mumps. These groups are usually those who are likely to have close contact, such as sharing sports equipment or drinks, kissing or staying close, with someone who has lungs. Your local public health authorities will communicate to the groups at increased risk of receiving this dose. If you already have two doses of MMR, it is not necessary to seek vaccination unless you are part of this group.
For more information on vaccination recommendations, visit the hump vaccination site.
Let your doctor know immediately if you think you or someone in your family may have lungs.
In any situation, including when there is an outbreak, washing hands are often with soap and water and good health practices are the most important steps you can take to avoid getting sick and spreading bacteria to others.
Question: What is the role of CDC in responding to skin diseases and outbreaks?
A: Governmental and local health departments have a leading role in examining hop sickness and outbreaks when they occur. The CDC helps and supports health departments in these studies by
- communicating with public health officials from reported shelled cases and providing technical assistance.
- collecting data reported by states on verified hemp cases and evaluating and monitoring these data from a national perspective.
- testing of clinical samples from suspected cases of husked cases at the request of States.
- using molecular methods for the determination of dog virus genotypes.
- providing technical assistance and answering questions regarding pug molecular and serological laboratory testing. ] Provides quick ground assistance during outbreak searches, often through a formal request from the state health department.
- invests in state and local public health healthcare infrastructure and laboratory capacity to support frontline suspects and suspect hops cases.
- warning clinics, healthcare facilities, and public health officials across the country on current outbreaks and providing vaccine policies, clinical guidance for healthcare providers and outbreak counseling and materials for health wards.
- provides information to public and health providers through a variety of media, including the CDC's website.