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Rubella is an infection caused by a virus. It is usually mild with fever and a rash. About half of the people who get rubella do not have symptoms. If you do get them, symptoms may include

  • A rash that starts on the face and spreads to the body
  • Mild fever
  • Aching joints, especially in young women
  • Swollen glands

Rubella is most dangerous for a pregnant woman's baby. It can cause miscarriage or birth defects.

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Photograph of an abdomen with a rash caused by rubella
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  1. Rubella (National Library of Medicine)  
    Rubella is an infection caused by a virus. It is usually mild with fever and a rash. About half of the people who get rubella do not have symptoms. If you do get ...
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  3. Rubella - Fact Sheet for Parents (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
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  8. Facts about Rubella for Adults (National Foundation for Infectious Diseases)  
    Facts about Rubella for Adults What is rubella? Rubella, also called German measles, is caused by a virus that is spread from person to person when an infected person coughs or ...
  9. Rubella (German Measles) (Nemours Foundation)  
    About Rubella Rubella — commonly known as German measles or 3-day measles — is an infection that primarily affects the skin and lymph nodes. It is caused by the rubella virus ( not the same virus that causes measles), ...
  10. German Measles (Rubella) (American Academy of Pediatrics)  
    ... German Measles (Rubella) Health Issues Listen German Measles (Rubella) Article Body German measles, or rubella, is a disease that has become rare in ... availability of the vaccine against this infection. The rubella vaccine became available in the late 1960s and ...
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