Please click on this Ministry of Health link to read more information about the symptoms of Measles. Measles | Ministry of Health NZ The illness starts 7–18 days after you’ve been exposed. First symptoms A fever, A cough, A runny nose, Sore and watery ‘pink’ eyes, Sometimes small white spots on the back inner cheek of your mouth. Day 3–7 of illness A blotchy rash which tends to start on your face, behind the ears, before moving over your head and down your body. The rash lasts for up to a week.
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