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medicine for rubella virus

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Cloaked RNA virus : Rubella is a RNA virus that is easily transmitted easily in nasal & throat secretions. As many as half of those infected have no symptoms & for those ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Megan Bird
18 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nothing really: The rubella virus doesn't really attack anything. It focuses only on making more of itself. It starts in the nose usually and then go to the blood. ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Injures a fetus: Rubella virus is a rather mild illness when experienced in middle childhood & before a vaccine was available parents often had block parties to expose ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: Rubella aka german measles, is an infection that primarily affects the skin and lymph nodes. It is caused by the rubella virus (not the same virus tha ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Really?: Rubella? Yes, It's very contagious but are you sure it's rubella. The vaccination program in the USA has been very successful and has been essential ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
36 years experience in Pediatrics
All children with: Rational parents are immunized against this at age 12m.
A female asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
Old: IGG is + due to a previous infection, weeks, months, even years before. Don't worry about it.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: This was a common viral illness of childhood many years ago before vaccines were available.It was a relatively mild illness for kids, but produces fet ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristi Woods
22 years experience in Pediatrics
Rubella immune: It means you have antibodies to rubella, and are considered immune to the infection.

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