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    Measles Conditions

    Measles, It is therefore rare to have more than one bout of measles. Some people mistake rashes caused by other viruses for measles. Measles is not just a mild r...

    Measles Professional

    Measles, The infection has an average incubation period of 10-12 days (range 7-18 days) and infectivity lasts from four days before, until four days after the rash of measles appears...

    Rubella (German Measles) Conditions

    Rubella (German Measles), What is the difference between German measles and measles? German measles (rubella) is caused by a different virus to the virus which c...

    Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) Vaccination Professional

    Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) Vaccination, Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine is a freeze-dried preparation containing live attenuated measles, mumps and rubella viruses. ...

    MMR Immunisation Conditions

    Unfortunately, following the scare, fewer children had the MMR vaccine, and as a result in 2006-2007, the UK had the third highest rate of measles in Europe. How serious are the illnesse...

    Rubella and Pregnancy Conditions

    Rubella (German measles) is an infection caused by the rubella virus. It is usually a mild illness causing a rash, sore throat and swollen glands.

    Viral Skin Infections Conditions

    Back in the 1970s, GPs in the UK used to see measles and german measles : these are viral infection inside your body, but which make a rash come out all over your skin. , shi...

    Viral Rashes Conditions

    For example, the measles virus and the chickenpox virus cause characteristic rashes along with other symptoms. , chickenpox rubella meningococcal infection measles viral rash vir...

    Polymyalgia Rheumatica Conditions

    But, if you have not had chickenpox or measles (or measles immunisation), keep away from people with measles, chickenpox, or shingles (which is caused by the same germ (viru...

    Skin Rashes Conditions

    Viral rashes  - eg,  measles  or  rubella (German measles) . Vasculitis. This is a condition involving inflammation of blood vessels, which may occur with vari...

    Antibody and Antigen Tests Conditions

    For example, the antibody that is made to attach to the measles virus is different to the antibody that is made to attach to the chickenpox virus. Therefore, antibodies to measles will not be...

    Giant Cell Arteritis Conditions

    But, if you have not had chickenpox or measles (or immunisation for measles), keep away from people with measles, chickenpox, or shingles (which is caused by the same virus ...

    Immunisation Conditions

    It is now rare. Measles is caused by the measles virus. It causes a miserable feverish illness with a rash. Complications occur in some cases, such as pneumonia , convulsions...

    Myocarditis Conditions

    German measles (rubella) . Chickenpox (varicella) . Mumps . Measles . Parvoviruses . Yellow fever.

    Pregnancy Complications Conditions

    In addition to those discussed above, some viruses which might be encountered in pregnancy include: Measles  - can cause more complications when it occurs in pregnant women. If yo...

    Pregnancy and HIV Conditions

    Like other pregnant women, you will be recommended to have tests in early pregnancy for hepatitis B , rubella (German measles) and syphilis . However, you will also be offered tests for ...

    Otosclerosis Professional

    Environmental factors implicated in the aetiology of otosclerosis include oestrogens, fluoride and viral infections such as measles. Measles virus RNA has been found in the footplate...

    Rubella Professional

    Synonym: German measles This disease is notifiable in the UK, see NOIDs article for more detail.

    Keratomalacia Professional

    It may be precipitated by a systemic illness such as measles ('measles blindness'), [ 1 ] pneumonia or diarrhoea . [ 3 ] In the west, it is more likely to present in ...

    Notifiable Diseases Professional

    In Scotland, written notification should be undertaken electronically via the SCI Gateway. [ 3 ] Lists of notifiable diseases England [ 5 ] Northern Ireland [ 2 ] Scotlan...

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