Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Rubeola Outlook

What to expect with measles:

  • In most cases, the illness lasts for 10 to 14 days.
  • The illness resolves without treatment.

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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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