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torch syndrome in children

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Fine
30 years experience Infectious Disease
A genetic mutation: It is a genetic condition that causes congenital (in the uterus) changes that resemble an infection.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Silverman
Specializes in Infectious Disease
5 : Cmv, herpes, rubella, syphilis, toxoplasmosis.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donna Wilkins
45 years experience Neonatology
TORCH tests: Torch is the acronym for toxoplasmosis, rubella, CMV (cytomegalovirus) and herpes. To determine if your baby has one of these virus infections blood ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Swati Avashia
22 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Multitude: Torch stands for several infections: toxoplasmosis, other (syphilis), rubella, cytomegalovirus, and herpes virus. These can affect the fetus so the ba ... Read More
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