Whooping Cough Case Reported at Local School
Pertussis Still Active in Community
Posted: Thursday, February 16, 2012 11:20 am
A Carmel Valley high school student potentially exposed others to whooping cough, County Health and Human Services Agency officials said today.
The 17-year-old, who was up-to-date with immunizations, attends the San Diego Jewish Academy. The County reported eight cases of whooping cough, also known as pertussis, to date for 2012. The case total remained at 436 for 2011...