an involved hereditary flaw in babies whose moms were infected by rubella in the beginning of their pregnancies. The flaws might consist of loss of hearing and speech abilities, cardiac diseases, cerebral palsy, cognitive retardation, microcephaly, and cataracts of the eyes. Brain-related irregularities happen in nearly eighty percent of those impacted and the mass of the brain is generally subpar.

CONGENITAL RUBELLA SYNDROME: "Marybeth's infection with rubella in her second month of pregnancy rendered congenital rubella syndrome upon her unborn son."
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