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Measles outbreak: 156 cases, possible exposure in Berkeley restaurant
Measles outbreak: 156 cases, possible exposure in Berkeley restaurant

Health officials are on alert after an adult with measles went to a Berkeley restaurant last Friday, as the number of cases in the California-centered measles outbreak climbed to at least 156 patients across eight states, Canada and Mexico. Those who went to the La Mediterranee restaurant in Berkeley between 6:45 and 10 p.m. on Feb. 20 could have been exposed to the measles. “The risk is very slight for those who have received the recommended two doses of the vaccine,” Berkeley health officials said. MORE: The measles outbreak The restaurant patron, a San Mateo County resident, was infectious but unaware at the time because the tell-tale rash had not yet appeared....

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