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CLARK COUNTY, WA (KPTV) - Washington health officials have confirmed another case of measles, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in Clark County up to 72.

Clark County Public Health Tuesday also said there are no suspected cases at this time; health officials did not identify any new possible exposure sites.

The health department confirmed 71 cases of measles on Tuesday and said they were investigating three suspected cases.

For a complete list of possible exposure sites and times, visit the Public Health measles investigation webpage.

Health officials urge people who are not immune, have been exposed and have symptoms of measles to avoid immediately going to a medical office. Instead, call a health care provider or urgent care center by telephone to create an entry plan to avoid exposing others in waiting rooms.

For information about possible exposure sites in Oregon, visit the Oregon Health Authority measles webpage.

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