Twenty-eight cases of mumps linked to Ohio State University

Toddler with physician-diagnosed rash reaction to MMR vaccine. (Image: Wikimedia Commons/Public Domain)

Toddler with physician-diagnosed rash reaction to MMR vaccine. (Image: Wikimedia Commons/Public Domain)

 

 

 

Twenty-eight people closely associated with Ohio State University now have the mumps. The victims include 23 students, one staff member and four others who have ties to the university.

The illnesses were documented from Feb. 11 to March 12 and sufferers range from age 18 to age 48. It is unclear whether they were unvaccinated as vaccination is not an admissions requirement . . .

Click here to read about mumps outbreak at Ohio State University.

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