Chapter 49. Rubella

  1. John T. Queenan MD Professor Chairman Emeritus2,
  2. John C. Hobbins MD Professor of Obstetrics3 and
  3. Catherine Y. Spong MD Chief4
  1. Hans M. L. Spiegel MD and
  2. John L. Sever MD

Published Online: 30 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312904.ch49

Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition

Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Spiegel, H. M. L. and Sever, J. L. (2005) Rubella, in Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition (eds J. T. Queenan, J. C. Hobbins and C. Y. Spong), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312904.ch49

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Georgetown University School of Medicine, 3257 N Street NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA

  2. 3

    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 4200 East 9th Avenue, B-198, Denver, CO 80262, USA

  3. 4

    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Center for Developmental Biology and Perinatal Medicine, Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institutes of Health, 6100 Executive Bivd, Bethesda, MD 20892-7510, USA

Author Information

  1. Children's National Medical Center, Department of Infectious Disease, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010-2979, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125796

Online ISBN: 9781444312904

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Keywords:

  • rubella;
  • rubella virus infection - upper respiratory tract;
  • congenital rubella infection;
  • virus, replicating first in lymphoid tissue;
  • rubella detection - fluorescence in situ hybridization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Diagnosis

  • Management

  • Suggested Reading