In 2019 in the Dnipropetrovsk region recorded more than 1.5 thousand cases of measles, 77% of patients were vaccinated, the press service of the Dnipropetrovsk regional state administration with reference to the Department of health administration.

“The incidence of measles in the Dnipropetrovsk region remains high. This is due to the fact that many people do not have immunization against the disease – the vast majority of cases were vaccinated. In turn, this is the only reliable means of prevention”, – said in the message

Measles – an infectious disease that is transmitted by airborne droplets.