Four confirmed cases of Mumps at Brown University - ABC6 - Providence, RI and New Bedford, MA News, Weather

Four confirmed cases of Mumps at Brown University

Posted: Updated:

By: News Staff

Email: news@abc6.com

Twitter: @ABC6

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Brown University released Tuesday evening that they are working with health department officials after four cases of mumps were confirmed.

A spokesperson for the university told ABC6 News the school notified students and staff on Friday after confirming the first cases at the school.

Those affected students were isolated and treated and are no longer considered contagious.

Brown says most of their students have been vaccinated for the disease.

©WLNE-TV / ABC6 2017

Powered by Frankly

10 Orms Street Providence, R.I. 02904
401-453-8000

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WLNE.
All Rights Reserved.

For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.