Rubella an abstract review of selected materials from the world-wide educational, medical, social, and rehabilitation literature by Carole A. Crump

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Statementedited by C.A. Crump, Russell C. Olson [and] P.P. Devriese prepared by the Excerpta Medica Foundation, Amsterdam and Gallaudet College, Washington, D.C., U.S.A. 20002.
ContributionsOlson, Russell C., Devriese, P P., Excerpta Medica Foundation., Gallaudet College.
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A past review of rubella is available addressing CRS and postnatally acquired rubella, immune responses to rubella, and other issues which will not be repeated here, 26 as well as a comprehensive book chapter. 27 The purpose of this review is to give an expert update on: worldwide rubella epidemiology.

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It can cause miscarriage or birth defects. Rubella spreads when an infected person coughs or sneezes. People without symptoms can still spread it. There is no treatment, but the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine can prevent it.

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