A 37-year-old member asked:
what pre school illnesses should a pregnant mom be concerned if they catch? rubella? etc... ? looking for examples and names of diseases or illnesses.
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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias answered
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
MMR ParvoB19 CMV/EBV: Measles mumps rubella CMV chickenpox ebv/mononucleosis parvovirus b19 as well as many enteroviruses and adenoviruses can all cause pregnancy complications and stress for the gravida and her obstetrician. Depending on timing and degree of exposure as well as maternal immunity from prior encounters with these pathogens possible outcomes include the full range: normal to pregnancy loss or anomalies.
Answered on Apr 9, 2019
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