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Congenital varicella syndrome

Synonym(s) Antenatal varicella virus infection
Prevalence Unknown
Inheritance Not applicable
Age of onset Antenatal
  • P35.8
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Disease definition

Fetal varicella syndrome (CVS) is an acquired developmental anomaly syndrome characterized by skin, neurological, ocular, limbs and growth defects secondary to maternal Varicella-Zoster Virus (VZV) infection.

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