Measles is An infection caused by a virus. Once quite common, measles can now almost always be prevented with a vaccine. Signs and symptoms of measles include cough, runny nose, inflamed eyes, sore throat, fever and a red, blotchy skin
WHEN TO SEE A DOCTOR?
Call your doctor if you think you may have been exposed to measles or if you has a rash resembling measles or the signs and symptoms get worst for few days already. Review your family's immunization records with your doctor, especially before starting elementary school, before college and before international travel.