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Whooping cough at Henrico elementary school

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RICHMOND, VA (NBC12) - We have a health alert out of Henrico's far West End. The county health district is working to warn parents about a case of whooping cough.

Officials say a single case has been confirmed at Nuckols Farm Elementary.
 
The highly contagious disease, also known as pertussis, the county's health district says it has sent letters to parents.

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