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A mumps outbreak that began last month at Temple University in Philadelphia has reached 15 confirmed and 59 probable cases.
Forty-six cases were identified in the previous eight days, Mark Denys, director of student and employee health services, said last Thursday, CNN reported.
"One of the most important steps you can take if you experience symptoms is to self-isolate, avoid travel and limit contact with others for five days from the onset of symptoms," a university notification said.
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