Published On: Wed, Mar 26th, 2014

Ohio State mumps outbreak continues, 65 cases reported

The number of mumps cases linked to the Ohio State University has risen to 65, according to a update from Columbus Public Health (CPH) today.

The OSU cases include 53 students and seven staff members.

The outbreak has spread outside the university into the local community. CPH reports 17 cases in the local community with eight out of 10 coming from Columbus residents.

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