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What features define torch syndrome?
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Specializes in Infectious Disease
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Psychiatry 32 years experience
Torch syndrome: Infection of fetus or newborn, leading to fever, difficulty feeding, bleeding under skin, yellow skin, enlarged liver & spleen, hearing impairment. The torch stands for: toxoplasmosis, other agents, rubella, cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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