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What are the best treatments for german measles?
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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Rubella
The best way to "treat" german measles or rubella is to prevent it by being vaccinated against it and having your children vaccinated against it.

In brief: Rubella
The best way to "treat" german measles or rubella is to prevent it by being vaccinated against it and having your children vaccinated against it.
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
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Dr. Janet Greenhut
Preventive Medicine
In brief: Mild illness
German measles or rubella is caused by a virus and is usually a mild illness.
German measles can be dangerous when a pregnant woman gets it since the virus can cause birth defects. The best way to avoid it is to get vaccinated. Pregnant women are checked to make sure they're immune. The vaccine is not given to pregnant women since it's not known to be safe for the baby.

In brief: Mild illness
German measles or rubella is caused by a virus and is usually a mild illness.
German measles can be dangerous when a pregnant woman gets it since the virus can cause birth defects. The best way to avoid it is to get vaccinated. Pregnant women are checked to make sure they're immune. The vaccine is not given to pregnant women since it's not known to be safe for the baby.
Dr. Janet Greenhut
Dr. Janet Greenhut
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