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    Does German measles affect pregnancy?

I m over 4 months pregnant, how dangerous is it for my unborn, if I ve been possible very exposed to German measles/or possibly fifth disease? Is this something I need urgent care for/see my OBGYN? Should I be concerned? If I end up having symptoms- how should I respond?
Mon, 23 Nov 2015
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Welcome to HealthCareMagic. Your query has been assigned to me and I am happy to assist you today for the health issues you raised.

German measles or Rubella is very bad for you and the baby. You should consult your OBGYN right away for proper preventative care. You should definitely be concerned and control the situation before you get the disease. Even after revelation of symptoms, you need to consult your OBGYN for the best of you and your baby.

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Dr. Sumaira Kousar MD.
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