5,200 immigrants quarantined due to mumps or chicken pox exposure

Mail Online | 6/14/2019 | Emily Crane For Dailymail.com
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More than 5,000 immigrants currently in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials have now been quarantined for possible exposure to mumps or chicken pox.

The agency has recorded cases of either mumps or chicken pox in 39 detention center across the U.S., an ICE official told CNN.

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They have quarantined 5,200 adult immigrants currently in custody as a result. There are currently about 52,000 migrants being detained in facilities across the U.S.

Officials say 4,200 of them have been exposed to mumps and 800 exposed to chicken pox.

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Roughly 100 immigrants have been exposed to both diseases and they are each being quarantined for 25 days.

There have been 297 confirmed cases of mumps between September last year and June 13.

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