It is an epidemic viral
(that produces an eruption) of the
that can cause in the fetus serious
malformations if the
suffers it during the
For the boy or adult it does not have gravity.
by the virus of the rubeola.
Signs and symptoms.
in the boy or adult appears like
: general malaise, febrícula or painful fever of little intensity, ganglia to the sides of the neck.
After one to two days it appears an eruption:
three days last about.
one begins in the head and it progresses towards the feet, being more intense in the trunk.
it is clarified without descamación.
It does not produce special picor nor annoyances.
defects that can appear and that they conform the
of rubeola, are:
Defects of the eye, with pérdidad of the vision and blindness.
Defects in the oidos ones, with loss of hearing.
Defects of the heart.
defects late mental and sometimes
learn very slow to walk and to make tasks simple.
They can have low
when being born, diarrea,
Sometimes they appear spots
in face and body.
Factors of risk.
Situations that they facilitate I
of the gestantes:
The active immunization or vaccination before the
is totally effective. As minimum it must take place three months before the
, to be able to assure his effectiveness.
At the moment it is including in the scholastic vacunales calendars, administering
before menarquía (the first
, on the 12 to 14 years, according to independent community)
The vaccination is made by means of virus alive attenuated, reason why it is recommended that in the following week to the same one the
with pregnant women is avoided, like added measurement of security.
Diagnosis and treatment.
The clinical diagnosis is difficult by the little intensity and duration of the eruption. It is possible to be known if
undergone it, and therefore is immune or no, by means of
Effective treatment does not exist. The treatment of the
of the Rubeola will be the one of its complications.
of the fetus with the consequent
of the Rubeola.
The rubeola cures without
in four days.
of the Rubeola is definitive.