Measles Articles A-Z
Pictures of Measles - Rubella Disease
This page contains links to eMedTV Measles Articles containing information on subjects from Pictures of Measles to Rubella Disease. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- Pictures of Measles
This eMedTV article shows a series of pictures of people who are displaying visible symptoms of measles. Other pictures show images of the virus that causes measles, and pictures of children who have measles.
- Precautions and Warnings With MMRV
This eMedTV Web segment explains that if you are pregnant or have certain immune system disorders, you may not be able to receive the MMRV vaccine. This article takes an in-depth look at other important precautions and warnings with this injection.
- Prevention of Measles
The measles vaccine has reduced the number of measles infections in the United States by over 99 percent. This eMedTV article provides an overview of measles transmission and explains why the vaccine is the best method for the prevention of measles.
- Prevention of Rubella
Rubella can be prevented by a vaccine. As this eMedTV article explains, the vaccine may be used alone, or it may be part of a combination vaccine that also prevents measles and mumps. This page discusses the prevention of rubella in detail.
Rubella is a viral illness that typically lasts three days. This article from the eMedTV library lists common symptoms and possible complications of rubella and also explains what treatment usually involves. Rebela is a common misspelling of rubella.
Rubella is a viral illness that is similar to measles. This page on the eMedTV Web site explains how the rubella virus is transmitted, lists symptoms of the illness, and explores treatment options. Rebella is a common misspelling of rubella.
Rubella is a typically mild illness that is caused by a specific virus. This article on the eMedTV Web site describes possible symptoms of the illness and explains how the rubella virus is transmitted. Rebola is a common misspelling of rubella.
Rubella, also called German measles, is a mild viral illness that causes a rash and fever. This eMedTV segment offers a detailed description of the disease, including its causes, symptoms, transmission methods, and treatment options.
- Rubella Disease
A contagious disease, rubella may cause fever, headache, joint pain, and other symptoms. This eMedTV selection takes a quick look at rubella and its symptoms, possible complications, and treatment. This article also includes a link to more details.