Joshua Brownlee

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Rubella Virus

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Rubella virus is single stranded RNA virus of the Togaviridae family (genus Rubivirus). Rubella virus infection gives rise to two distinct clinical entities based on when the virus is acquired. When acquired postnatally, the virus produces a mild illness with a characteristic rash. However, when acquired during fetal…

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