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rubella versus rubeola

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Many physicians give the mmrv together. And claim no problems. Literature says it is ok. I do not recommend it nor offer it in my practice. It is fou ... Read More
Dr. Randolph Thomas
40 years experience Pediatrics
It is recommended: It is ok to receive the MMR (mumps, rubeola, rubella) and the varivax (varicella) vaccines on the same day. That's the opinion of the cdc and the amer ... Read More
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Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Safe for the second : It is ok to gise combined mmr&varicella for the booster dose at 4to6 years age and it is well tolerated with no increase in side effects, but first do ... Read More

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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
You have had, or: Been immunized against these three diseases.
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Dr. Armando Russo
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Past exposure: Igg antibodies are formed after exposure to an infection or vaccine , in the case of rubella and rubeola, both of which are viruses.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Different test: Measles (rubeola) immunity is checked only in special circumstances. German Measles (rubella) immunity is checked in all pregnant women as well as in ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Bowers
33 years experience Internal Medicine
First description: Rubella is a viral illness that was first described by german physicians in the middle of the 18th century. It became known as german measles because ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Not sure of meaning: Rubella is one of the classic childhood illnesses producing a rash, but having never heard the term "red measles family" it is difficult to comment on ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Lu
16 years experience General Practice
Depends on immunity: 30% may have one or more of the following dangers: pneumonia, ear infection, or diarrhea. Long term problem occurs if person ends up with encephalitis ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susumu Inoue
54 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Until 4-5 yrs old: If your chilod had a MMR shot at age 12-15 months, then the next due will be at 4-5 years before he enters kindergarten. If he did not have yet, then ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
None except rash : 5% of patients may get slight rashand mild fever as a reaction to this live attenuated vaccine 10 to 12 days after the vaccination, but it is not rube ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Need a booster shot: That result usually means the patient is immune to measles and to rubella, but is not immune to mumps. If she had her MMR shot before, her mumps antib ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lucinda DeMarco
36 years experience Pediatrics
Rubella: No, you may be thinking of chicken pox, which lies dormant in the nerve root and comes out later in life as shingles.

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