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Description of Prevention of Rubella
DescriptionAccording to dictionary definition It is an acute condition caused by rubella virus. Rubella virus is a pleomorphic RNA (ribonucleic acid) virus. The infection causes mild viral fever and may get fatal if not treated well.
Rubella fever is broadly of two types:1. Acquired2. Congenital rubella syndrome (CRS) Signs and SymptomsAccording to dictionary definition Common symptoms are:1. Lymphadenitis2. Rash3. Small red papules on soft palate4. Fever InvestigationsAccording to dictionary definition 1. Blood tests to diagnose presence of leukopenia and thrombocytopenia.2. Microbiological examinations for virus isolation and IgM/IgG rubella antibody. TreatmentAccording to dictionary definition 1. No specific management is available for rubella. Symptomatic treatment to alleviate the discomfort is practiced. 2. Medications may include:a) Antipyretics like paracetamolb) Immune globulins Complications and When Should You See a Doctor According to dictionary definition 1. CRS can cause miscarriage, stillborn baby, and congenital defects2. Rubella can cause:a) Encephalitisb) Thrombocytopenia