Number of Temple University mumps cases grows to 74, prompting petition to close school

WTXF | 3/21/2019 | Staff
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PHILADELPHIA (FOX 29) - Philadelphia health officials say 74 people have contracted mumps at Temple University.

The latest increase has led to a petition that calls for the school to close until the outbreak can be contained.

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The petition calls for 10,000 signatures. The university has not yet commented on the petition.

Officials say 15 cases have been confirmed through laboratory testing while 59 other patients are listed as likely cases based on...
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