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Province Warns of Measles Exposure at Strip Club

May 2, 2014 5:36 PM | News

Manitoba LogoManitoba health officials have reported an eighth case of measles in the province.

The latest case is in a 30-year-old man Winnipeg.

The province says anyone who may have been at Teasers Burlesque Palace at 611 Archibald Street on Friday, April 25 from 10 p.m. to midnight could be at risk.

Those who visited this location and think they might have measles or have been in close contact with someone who has been diagnosed with measles should phone their health-care provider or Health Links-Info Santé at (204) 788-8200 or 1-888-315-9257 for more information.

Symptoms of measles generally appear seven to 21 days after exposure. Initial symptoms may include fever, runny nose, drowsiness, irritability and red eyes. Small white spots may also develop on the inside of the mouth or throat.

— Staff