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The Health Service Executive says there are currently 15 confirmed cases of measles in Kerry.

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In order to curb the spread of the disease the HSE says no children are to attend University Hospital Kerry as visitors until further notice apart from exceptional circumstances.

Visitor restrictions had already been in place in the children’s ward in the hospital now the HSE says only two adult visitors are allowed visit each patient throughout the hospital.

Anyone with queries regarding restricted visiting should ring the hospital in advance on 066 7184000.