Communicable diseases report, New South Wales, for March and April 2006.

  • CoMMuNICABle DISeASeS RePoRt, NeW SoutH WAleS
  • Published 2006 in New South Wales public health bulletin


Between mid-March and the end of April 2006, 38 confirmed cases of measles were reported in NSW. In comparison there were no cases reported between April 2005 and March 2006. Prior to 1966, nearly all children in NSW were at some point infected with wild measles, but the introduction of immunisation has dramatically reduced the incidence of this disease… (More)