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    Rubella Professional

    Rubella, The overall decline in rubella incidence and increase in the number of countries conducting rubella surveillance through a mandatory notification system are notable achievements towa...

    Rubella (German Measles) Conditions

    Rubella (German Measles), Immunisation has made rubella uncommon in the UK. What is rubella? Rubella (German measles) is usually a mild illness. , mmr immunisa...

    Rubella and Pregnancy Professional

    Rubella and Pregnancy, However, rubella is still common in many developing countries. There were nine cases of rubella in England and Wales in 2014. [ 1 ] National up...

    Rubella (German Measles) and Pregnancy Conditions

    Rubella (German Measles) and Pregnancy, What is rubella? Rubella (German measles) is an infection caused by the rubella virus. It is usually a mild illness causi...

    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

    Mumps is equally dangerous for boys and girls. Rubella (German measles) Rubella is usually a mild illness causing a rash, sore throat and swollen glands . , mmr immunisation...

    Pregnancy - Screening Tests Conditions

    Their significance varies and a doctor or midwife will explain if any action should be taken if they are detected. Rubella status . This test checks for antibodies to German measles (the...

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    Immunisation - Usual UK Schedule Conditions

    The child is likely to be born with multiple defects (congenital rubella syndrome). The aim of rubella immunisation is to eliminate the rubella virus from the community as m...

    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 various illne...

    Immunoglobulins - Normal and Specific Professional

    Measure rubella antibodies after eight weeks and vaccinate if necessary. However, rubella vaccine is not effective for post-exposure prophylaxis.

    Viral Rashes Conditions

    For example, the rubella (German measles) virus . It is therefore often best for pregnant women to avoid people who have an infectious rash. , chickenpox rubella meningococcal infec...

    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 ] Scotland...

    Planning to Become Pregnant Conditions

    Infections Rubella (German measles) If you plan to become pregnant for the first time, you should check that you are immune to rubella before becoming pregnant .

    Summary Epilepsy and planning pregnancy

    Antenatal Infections and their Consequences Professional

    Some may be asymptomatic in pregnancy and go unnoticed. Rubella [ 1 ] Rubella is a viral infection causing a pink rash, with swelling of lymph glands behind the ears and at ...

    Fever and Night Sweats Conditions

    Common childhood illnesses : for example, chickenpox (varicella), scarlet fever, rubella and whooping cough (pertussis). See separate leaflets called Chickenpox in Children under 12 , ...

    Schilder's Disease Professional

    Differential diagnosis It often mimics intracranial neoplasm or abscess. [ 4 ] Viral encephalitis or viral meningitis , subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE), progressive rub...

    Pneumococcal Immunisation Conditions

    The third dose, at between 12 and 13 months, is usually given at the same time as the Hib/MenC vaccine - this stands for 'H. influenzae type b/meningitis C' - and the MMR vaccine (measles, m...

    Epididymo-orchitis Conditions

    This cause is now uncommon since the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) immunisation is now routinely given to children. An operation to the prostate or urethra This may allow germs (bact...

    Mumps Conditions

    Mumps infection is less common since the introduction of the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine in the UK. Mumps infection is now most common in children who have not received the vacci...

    Antibody and Antigen Tests Conditions

    For example, the test to check whether a pregnant woman is immune to rubella (German measles) is an antibody test. Different types of antibodies are made at different times during and af...

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