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Definition of the noun rubella

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noun - plural: rubellas

  1. a contagious viral disease that is a milder form of measles lasting three or four days; can be damaging to a fetus during the first trimester

Alternative definition of the noun rubella

noun

  1. [pathology] A mild disease caused by the Rubella virus infecting the respiratory tract, and characterised by a rash of pink dots, fever and swollen lymph nodes.

Music

"Rubella" is a song by the Chicago-based pop punk band the Smoking Popes, released as the first single from their 1994 album Born to Quit. The album was originally released by Johann's Face Records in 1994 and was re-released in July 1995 by Capitol Records after the band signed to that label. The album had been engineered, produced, and mixed by Phil Bonnet, but "Rubella" was remixed by Thom Wilson and mastered by Wally Traugott for release as a one-track CD single to radio stations following the band's signing to Capitol.

Phrases with Rubella

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  20. Burtia Rubella

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Rubella

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Google previewMandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases (2014)

by John E. Bennett, Raphael Dolin, Martin J. Blaser

SHORT VIEW SUMMARY Definition • Rubella is an infectious illness characterized by fever and maculopapular rash,

Postnatal rubella is a rather benign illness, but congenital rubella can result in a variety of serious medical problems.

Google previewSajous's Analytical Cyclopædia of Practical Medicine (1904)

by Charles Eucharist de Medicis Sajous

Rubella is an acute, infections, contagious disease of mild character, presenting somewhat variable symptoms and...

rubella is a contagious, ...

Google previewCyclopaedia of the diseases of children (1899)

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THE statement made several years ago that rubella is a distinct disease is here reaffirmed ; indeed, it is now almost universally recognized as such, although even at this late day a writer occasionally questions ...

Google previewIntroduction to Maternity & Pediatric Nursing (2013)

by Gloria Leifer

Rubella. Rubella is a mild viral disease with a low fever and rash. However, its effects ...

Google previewTeratology in the Twentieth Century (2003)

Congenital Malformations in Humans and How their Environmental Causes were Established by H. Kalter

An old disease Rubella is a mild disease in adults, causing feverishness and a rash and aches in the joints.

A teratogen disappears Rubella is the second example, after irradiation, but the far more important one, of the virtual disappearance ...

Google previewMedical Record (1887)

by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman

As a rule, rubella is a disease of no danger whatever. This is the...

Google previewMicrobiology & Immunology (2012)

by Richard M. Hyde

Lasting protective immunity is usually produced upon convalescence from rubella. Rubella virus is known to cross the human placenta and to infect the developing fetus. Congenital rubella is the result of fetal infection during the first trimester ...

Google previewde Swiet's Medical Disorders in Obstetric Practice (2010)

by Raymond Powrie, Michael Greene, William Camann

Rubella. Rubella is a vaccine-preventable disease that usually causes a mild febrile rash in children and adults but it is a clearly recognized teratogenic agent. Congenital rubella syndrome (CRS), a rare occurrence in developed countries.

Google previewPerspectives in Medical Virology (2003)

by Brian Evans

Rubella (German measles) infections Although rubella is a common disease of childhood it is rather benign and probably would not have been considered even worthy of thought for vaccine had it not been for the dramatic discovery by Gregg ...

Google previewReview of Uveitis (2008)

by Russell N. Van Gelder, Anita G. Prasad

The rubella genome has also been detected in 18% of eyes with Fuchs iridocyclitis. Since rubella is a single-stranded RNA virus that is inefficiently detected by current nested polymerase chain reaction techniques, the genome yield may be ...

Google previewMathematical and Statistical Estimation Approaches in Epidemiology (2009)

by Gerardo Chowell, James M. Hayman, Luís M. A. Bettencourt, Dawn Bies

Keywords Rubella · Peru · Epidemic · Periodicity · Reproduction number · Age at infection 1 Introduction Rubella is a virus that is transmitted via airbone droplets shed from the respiratory secretions of infected persons [1, 2]. In 1814, George ...

Google previewClinical Companion: Medical-Surgical Nursing (2014)

by Gayle McKenzie, Tanya Porter

Rubella (German measles) Rubella is a contagious viral infection that is transmitted by coughing, sneezing or direct contact with respiratory secretions. It is most infectious when the rash is erupting, and the virus can be shed up to 7 days ...

Google previewImmunisation (2012)

by G. Dick

Rubella is a relatively unimportant disease of late 73 Measles.

Google previewEncyclopedia of toxicology (2005)

Dib-L] by Philip Wexler, Bruce D. Anderson

rubella only gained international acceptance as a ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of World Poverty (2015)

by Mehmet Odekon

Founded in 2001 as the Measles Initiative but now known as the Measles & Rubella Initiative (M&RI), it is a global effort to eradicate both measles and rubella, also known as “German measles,” that is led by the American Red Cross, United ...

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of Special Education (2004)

A Reference for the Education of the Handicapped and Other Exceptional Children and Adults by Cecil R. Reynolds, Elaine Fletcher-Janzen

Postnatal rubella (German measles) is a relatively mild viral infection that is generally inconsequential.

The postnatal rubella virus is transmitted through contact with blood, bodily waste excretions, nasopharyngeal secretions of infected ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Special Education (2007)

A Reference for the Education of Children, Adolescents, and Adults with Disabilities and Other Exceptional Individuals by Cecil R. Reynolds, Elaine Fletcher-Janzen

Postnatal rubella (German measles) is a relatively mild viral infection that is generally inconsequential. It was first differentiated from measles and scarlet fever by German workers in the latter part of the eighteenth century. German scientists ...

Google previewThe Concise Encyclopedia of Fibromyalgia and Myofascial Pain (2002)

by Roberto Patarca Montero

rubella vaccines: The National Vaccine Injury ...

Google previewThe Eat Right 4 Your Type The complete Blood Type Encyclopedia (2002)

by Dr. Peter J. D'Adamo, Catherine Whitney

Symptoms □ Malaise □ Swollen glands □ Rash About Rubella Rubella is a contagious viral infection, usually with mild constitutional symptoms, that may result in abortion, stillbirth, or congenital defects in infants born to mothers infected ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

Rubella virus is a togavirus belonging to the genus Rubivirus. It is most closely related to group A arboviruses. It is an undeveloped RNA virus that does not crossreact with other togaviruses. The virus is spread by droplet infection, and the ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

Rubella virus is a togavirus belonging to the genus Rubivirus. It is most closely related to group A arboviruses. It is an undeveloped RNA virus that does not crossreact with other togaviruses. The virus is spread by droplet infection, and the ...

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Scrabble value of R1U1B3E1L1L1A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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