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Can you clarify what rubella really is?
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Dr. Robert Greer
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree
In brief: German Measles
There are 2 types of measles, rubella (german measles) and rubeola (big measles).
Rubella is bad because it can really harm a fetus by miscarrage or birth defects.Please get the MMR vaccine and vaccinate your kids.

In brief: German Measles
There are 2 types of measles, rubella (german measles) and rubeola (big measles).
Rubella is bad because it can really harm a fetus by miscarrage or birth defects.Please get the MMR vaccine and vaccinate your kids.
Dr. Robert Greer
Dr. Robert Greer
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Rubella
German Measles (AKA Rubella or 3 Day Measles) is a viral infection.
When a pregnant woman is infected w Rubella – miscarriage occurs in 20% or it can lead to Congenital Rubella Syndrome. Rubella symptoms may include fever (usually 102 or lower), joint pain, loss of appetite, feeling tired, nasal congestion,sore throat, cough, red eyes, headache & swollen & tender lymph nodes (posterior cervical

In brief: Rubella
German Measles (AKA Rubella or 3 Day Measles) is a viral infection.
When a pregnant woman is infected w Rubella – miscarriage occurs in 20% or it can lead to Congenital Rubella Syndrome. Rubella symptoms may include fever (usually 102 or lower), joint pain, loss of appetite, feeling tired, nasal congestion,sore throat, cough, red eyes, headache & swollen & tender lymph nodes (posterior cervical
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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