What is congenital rubella?
Also known as: congenital rubella syndrome.
Rubella is a virus that causes a disease commonly known as the German measles. When the virus is passed to an unborn fetus by the mother, this is known as congenital rubella.
Reviewed by: P. Marcelo Laufer, MD
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