Gold Coaster quarantined with measles

IT is understood one Gold Coaster has been quarantined with a case of measles.

The Surfers Paradise woman was on board a Jetstar Airlines flight from Bali to Brisbane which had three other people on-board who contracted the virus.

She has been told to not leave her home during the incubation period as measles is highly contagious among people not fully immunised.


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It is spread similarly to the common cold, with symptoms including a fever, runny nose, coughing, drowsiness and a red rash.

Any other passengers who were on board JQ46 last Wednesday are being urged to contact their doctor if they are not feeling well.

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