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Can you contract measles if you've had german measles?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes it is a different virus.

In brief: Yes

Yes it is a different virus.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dr. Robert Jackson
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

German measles or rubella is not the same infection as measles or rubeola.
Other than a similar appearing rash, they have different constellation of symptoms. Both are generally preventable by immubization.

In brief: Yes

German measles or rubella is not the same infection as measles or rubeola.
Other than a similar appearing rash, they have different constellation of symptoms. Both are generally preventable by immubization.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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