Rubella (German Measles)

Rubella (German measles) is a rash illness caused by a virus. If a pregnant woman who is not immune to rubella is infected, the fetus can become infected and develop complications known as congenital rubella syndrome. The rubella vaccine is the best protection against the disease.

  • Rubella Basics
    General information about rubella, including symptoms, complications, vaccines, tests, and treatment.


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