Chickenpox detected in two students at high school in Macomb County

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Posted at 1:12 PM, Mar 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-06 15:37:25-05

MACOMB COUNTY, Mich. (WXYZ) — Two students have been diagnosed with chickenpox at a high school in Macomb County.

In a letter to parents, the county's Medical Director Kevin Lokar wrote the students attend Armada High School. Eight children who attended Krause Elementary School and one Armada High student had been diagnosed with the infection since Jan. 16, 2019.

Varicella Armada HS Parent Letter 030419 by WXYZ-TV Channel 7 Detroit on Scribd

Parents with questions and concerns can contact the Macomb County Health Department at (586) 783-8190.