Rubella

Emily Wilhelm 1st hr

What is Rubella?

Rubella is a contagious viral infection also known as "German Measles" but is not as severe as the regular measles.

It causes a mild fever, headache, inflamed red eyes, enlarged lymph nodes, a fine pink rash, and aching joints.

Work Cited

Staff, Mayo Clinic. "Rubella." - Mayo Clinic. 20 Mar. 2015. Web. 14 Oct. 2015. <http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rubella/basics/definition/con-20020067>.


Staff, Healthwise. "Rubella." WebMD. WebMD, 9 Sept. 2014. Web. 14 Oct. 2015. <http://www.webmd.com/hw-popup/rubella>.

Emily Wilhelm