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Congenital rubella syndrome

Disease definition

Congenital rubella syndrome (CRS) is an infectious embryofetopathy that may present in an infant as a result of maternal infection and subsequent fetal infection with rubella virus. CRS can lead to deafness, cataract, and variety of other permanent manifestations including cardiac and neurological defects.

ORPHA:290

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • CRS
    • Fetal rubella syndrome
    • Mother-to-child transmission of rubella syndrome
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Antenatal, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: P35.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0035921
  • MeSH: D012410
  • GARD: 4744
  • MedDRA: 10010618

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