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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 and Pregnancy Conditions

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

    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) 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...

    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...

    Prenatal Screening and Diagnosis of Down's Syndrome Amniocentesis Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS)

    Immunisation 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...

    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.

    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...

    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 ...

    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...

    Pregnancy Complications Conditions

    See the separate leaflet called Slapped Cheek Disease for more information. Rubella and pregnancy Rubella (German measles) is usually a mild illness. However, if you are pregn...

    Urine Infection in Pregnancy Chickenpox Contact in Pregnancy Rubella and Pregnancy Pregnancy and HIV Diabetes and Pregnancy High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy Pre-eclampsia, Eclampsia and HELLP Syndrome Obstetric Cholestasis

    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...

    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...

    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 .

    Epilepsy and planning pregnancy

    Congenital Heart Disease in Children Professional

    Vaccination against rubella has reduced the number of children born with rubella syndrome. Reduced uptake of the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine could allow the incidence of...

    Common Childhood Rashes Professional

    Skin desquamation (peeling) frequently follows the rash. Rubella - pink macules and papules starting on the forehead and spreading to the face, trunk and extremities on the first day.

    Globulins Professional

    Conditions causing excess loss of immunoglobulins: Sepsis Nephrotic syndrome Burns Protein-losing enteropathy Conditions causing less production of immunoglobulins: ...

    Mumps Professional

    Since the introduction of the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine, mumps has become a notifiable disease to help monitor the effectiveness of the vaccine.

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