(German Measles; 3-Day Measles)
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- Never having the condition
- Never receiving an immunization for rubella
- Red, spotty rash all over the body
- Fatigue, low energy, and discomfort
- Swollen lymph nodes
- Flushed face
- Red throat that is not sore
- Achy joints and arthritis, especially in adults
- Healthcare workers
- Childcare workers
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cdc.gov
Immunization Action Coalition http://www.immunize.org
About KidsHealth http://www.aboutkidshealth.ca
Public Health Agency of Canada http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/im/
Rubella. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at: http://www.cdc.gov/rubella/. Updated April 29, 2011. Accessed June 6, 2013.
Rubella (German measles). Nemours' KidsHealth.org website. Available at: http://kidshealth.org/parent/infections/skin/german%5Fmeasles.html. Updated July 2012. Accessed June 6, 2013.
Rubella (German measles or three-day measles). New York State Department of Health website. Available at: http://www.health.ny.gov/diseases/communicable/rubella/fact%5Fsheet.htm. Updated January 2012. Accessed June 6, 2013.
Rubella. World Health Organization website. Available at: http://www.who.int/topics/rubella/en/. Accessed June 6, 2013.
1/4/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Recommended immunization schedules for persons aged 0-18 years—United States, 2008. MMWR. 2008;57;Q1-Q4. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MMWR website. Available at: http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5701a8.htm. Updated January 10, 2008. Accessed January 28, 2008.
- Reviewer: Kari Kassir, MD; Michael Woods, MD
- Review Date: 06/2013 -
- Update Date: 06/06/2013 -
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