Ocular manifestations of congenital rubella syndrome
in a developing country.
Congenital rubella syndrome
was suspected and confirmed by positive rubella IgM and positive urine and nasopharyngeal cultures.
November 1980) Handicapping Conditions Associated with the Congenital Rubella Syndrome
, American Annals of the Deaf, 125, 8.
The evidence for the elimination of rubella and congenital rubella syndrome
in the United States: a public health achievement.
The risk of congenital rubella syndrome
(CRS) in the first 8-10 weeks is up to 90%, after which it drops sharply and is virtually non-existent after 16 weeks other than rare mild systemic illnesses.
The question addressed in this commentary is about the safety of rubella virus vaccine, particularly regarding viraemia, placental infection, trans-placental foetal infection and congenital rubella syndrome
For women of childbearing age, regardless of birth year, routinely determine rubella immunity and counsel women regarding congenital rubella syndrome
5 million cases of rubella and 20,000 cases of congenital rubella syndrome
, which caused thousands of fetal deaths and left scores more babies deaf, blind, and mentally challenged.
Where this vaccine has been used, it is responsible for almost completely eliminating congenital rubella syndrome
Louise was eventually diagnosed with congenital rubella syndrome
To complicate matters, there are indications that people with developmental disabilities, including congenital rubella syndrome
, experience chronic physical problems often associated with advanced age earlier in life (O'Donnell, 1991; Cotten, 1986; Janicki, Seltzer, & Krauss, 1987).
Although this selective vaccination policy effectively reduced the number of cases of congenital rubella syndrome
(CRS) and terminations of pregnancy, rubella during pregnancy continued to occur (1).
True (A) or false (B)--click on the correct answer: The risk of congenital rubella syndrome
(CRS) in the first 8-10 weeks of pregnancy is up to 90%.
The goal of this study was to evaluate the risk of congenital rubella syndrome
(CRS) among the infants born to the vaccinated mothers.
She added that "there is amazing progress under way in other parts of the Western hemisphere, but there are still parts of the world where immunization is not common enough to prevent children from developing congenital rubella syndrome