Chickenpox detected in two students at high school in Macomb County
Posted: 1:12 PM, Mar 06, 2019
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BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 26: A children's doctor injects a vaccine against measles, rubella, mumps and chicken pox to an infant on February 26, 2015 in Berlin, Germany. The city of Berlin is facing an outbreak of measles that in recent weeks has led to over 700 cases and one confirmed death of a little boy who had not been vaccinated. Vaccination in Germany is not compulsory by law though the vast majority of parents have their children vaccinated. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
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.