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Disease Rubella Syndrome, Congenital

Name Rubella Syndrome, Congenital
Synonyms Congenital Rubella Syndrome | Congenital Rubella Syndromes | Rubella Syndromes, Congenital | Syndrome, Congenital Rubella | Syndromes, Congenital Rubella
Definition Transplacental infection of the fetus with rubella usually in the first trimester of pregnancy, as a consequence of maternal infection, resulting in various developmental abnormalities in the newborn infant. They include cardiac and ocular lesions, deafness, microcephaly, mental retardation, and generalized growth retardation. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Categories Congenital abnormality | Viral disease
MeSH® ID D012410

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1. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references RNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Togaviridae Infections Rubivirus Infections Rubella Rubella Syndrome, Congenital
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Abnormalities, Multiple Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Rubella Syndrome, Congenital

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