Síndrome de la rubéola

El síndrome de la rubéola o rubéola congénita se refiere a un grupo de anomalías físicas que el bebé manifiesta como resultado de la infección materna y posterior infección fetal con el virus de la rubéola. Este síndrome se caracteriza porque el bebé presenta erupción y peso bajo al nacer, cabeza pequeña, anomalías cardíacas, problemas visuales y fontanelas protuberantes.Síndrome de la rubéola

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Last reviewed 5/1/2011 by Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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