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  • Message to Physicians Regarding Pertussis 11/19/13

    Nov 19, 2013 | Read More News
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    Dear Colleagues:

    In 2012, many states across the nation reported increased Pertussis cases or outbreaks. Arizona saw a thirty percent increase in reported Pertussis cases from 2011 to 2013. Similarly, Pima County experienced a forty percent increase in reported Pertussis cases from 2011 to 2012. So far through 31 Oct. 2013, Arizona and Pima County trends continue to rise.

    Click here to read more from the Health Department's Director and Chief Medical Officer.