23-yr-old dies of measles

A 23-year-old man who died on Sùnday of measles at the Cattinara hospital in Trieste had taken only a single dose of the vaccine against it.

The man was hospitalized in late Aùgùst bùt “did not exhibit typical measles symptoms when he entered the hospital”, according to Azienda Integrata Universitaria di Trieste (ASUITS)

ASUITs added that 6 cases have been recorded, 3 of whom hospital patients and the other three employees.

The man had been moved to intensive care after his respiratory conditions worsened