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Measles

Infection rate: 100% (sounds high?) (>>Source)

Almost all non-immune children contract this respiratory disease if exposed to the virus.

Mortality rate: 1%-5%, rising to 25% (>>Source)

The case fatality rate in developing countries is generally in the range of 1 to 5%, but may be as high as 25% in populations with high levels of malnutrition and poor access to health care.

Mumps

Infection rate:

Mortality rate: 0 (>>Source)

Death is very unusual.

Rubella

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This is a collection of techical information, much of it learned the hard way. Consider it a lab book or a /info directory. I doubt much of it will be of use to anyone else.

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