Mumbai baby becomes second confirmed case of measles death.

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A one-year-old infant boy who had the measles passed away on Monday while receiving treatment at Kasturba Hospital in a heartbreaking occurrence. This was the second confirmed case of measles in the city.The toddler was from Null Bazar, Pydhonie, according to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials.

The officials said that he passed away from (measles death) acute renal failure and septicemia with measles bronchopneumonia.He had respiratory issues and had been on a ventilator since Saturday.Since January, 124 cases of the measles have been reported.

Patients with fever and rashes are currently being treated in the Kasturba Hospital of the civic body’s wards and ICU.Between November 4 and November 14, 61 patients were admitted.Eight of the 61 patients are children between the ages of 0 and 8.Five patients between the ages of 9 and 11 months, 31 between the ages of 1 and 4, 14 between the ages of 5 and 9, and three older than 15 years have all been hospitalised.

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