Atypical presentation of adult rubella

B. Jayaprakash, V. Sudha, Umakanth Shashikiran

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Abstract

A 55 year old female presented with fever, skin rash and subconjunctival hemorrhage. She also developed hepatitis. Fever and skin rash lasted for more than three weeks. This patient was diagnosed to have rubella, highlighting the fact that rubella can present with atypical features like prolonged fever and rash, subconjunctival hemorrhage and hepatitis, especially in adults.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)242-244
Number of pages3
JournalMedical Journal of Malaysia
Volume61
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-06-2006

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Rubella
Exanthema
Fever
Hepatitis
Hemorrhage

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Jayaprakash, B. ; Sudha, V. ; Shashikiran, Umakanth. / Atypical presentation of adult rubella. In: Medical Journal of Malaysia. 2006 ; Vol. 61, No. 2. pp. 242-244.
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In: Medical Journal of Malaysia, Vol. 61, No. 2, 01.06.2006, p. 242-244.

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