Measles is a viral disease and there is no drug to act agains the measles virus, but this disease is known for many complications like pneumonia
, middle ear infections, and flaring up of tuberculosis
and rarely neurological complications.
If secondary bacterial infections and the above complications are managed well, the measles can be treated effectively and the cure rates are high as the supportive treatment, antibiotics and nutrition management is crucial in treatment.
Measle can be effectively prevented by measle vaccination
and followed by boost up the vaccination with MMR vaccinations.
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