Rubella in babies.

Rubella in babies

This is a disease of children often suffer. Typhus named America is Roseola i.e. ban pink color. As for the stain to emerge after the rush of this disease, there is pink. The Vietnamese name is also placed under the patient’s progression: after the fever lasts 2 to 3 days, the baby’s body will float ban.

Typhus symptoms of Rubella

Usually, the incubation period, i.e. from the time of exposure to the virus causing the disease until symptoms, is 1 to 2 weeks. Symptoms include:

Fever: Usually the fever to sudden and high, more than 39.5 degrees Celsius (103 degrees Fahrenheit). Babies can suffer a mild sore throat or a runny nose slightly. In addition, you may also experience swelling of the lymph nodes in the neck. The fever usually lasts from 3 to 7 days.

Featured Red: after the fever, the baby is often rash, also have baby does not. This usually includes the erythema or the small plate pink. This flat but usually stains can also slightly prominent. Around the stain may have a White halo. Ban usually emerges in the chest, back, belly and then spread to the neck and arms, can spread to the legs and face. The Board is usually not itchy or uncomfortable and can last a few hours to a few days.
Other symptoms include fatigue, irritability, mild diarrhea, poor eating, swollen eyelids.

Rubella in babies

Rubella in babies.

The cause

The most common cause is the human herpes virus six (HHV6). But the disease can also be caused by human herpes 7 (HHV7) cause. The virus, linked to the foot-and-mouth disease virus cold sore and genital herpes in the genitals.


-Typhus spread through secretions from the respiratory tract or pieces. Example: 2 kids to drink a glass of water in General.

-The disease can spread out whether the baby was not rash at all, i.e. when it is suffering from fever, yet grows out of Committee, so it is very difficult to avoid contagion. If your child has been playing with a child have a chronic roseola, you should keep track of whether your child is not spread the disease. However, sometimes also difficult to know was where to spread the disease.

-Those who are prone to spread the disease? The children from 6 to 12 months are prone to spread the disease for this age, because of the mother’s antibodies passed to them from within the womb out of which new antibodies are not established.

When to call the doctor

-Typhus can cause very high fever more than 39.5 degrees Celsius (103 degrees Fahrenheit). If your baby is such a high fever, call your doctor to be examined to find the cause of the fever.

-When temperatures climb too quickly and suddenly, the baby may be seizures. If the baby is suffering from high fever without convulsions, that means the baby will not suffer seizures. Therefore, we should also not too panic when baby gets a high fever. If the baby suffers seizures without apparent reason, a raw baby should be examined immediately.

-If you suffer from fever exceeding 7 days or ban lasts more than 3 days, should also call the doctor.

-If for some reason (such as are used in cancer medicines), the immune system is no longer working well and you have to approach a person with roseola, you should also call your doctor because in this case, you may be seriously ill than the baby.

-Typhus is sometimes very difficult to distinguish with the other infections because the preliminary symptoms are the same, such as colds, ear infections. If the baby doctor without seeing signs of apparent colds, ear infections, sore throats or other common diseases, the doctor will wait and see I have borne out not to Board. You will be directed to cure fevers and see out the ban does not. The nature of the ban will cause disease doctor.

Complication of typhus Rubella

As above stated, the baby may suffer seizures if rising temperatures fast suddenly. If convulsions going unconscious, limbs twitching, eyes trợn up about a few minutes. Should kids go the doctor right away? But luckily the convulsions caused by high fever usually does not cause harm to the baby.

In addition to what the convulsions, fever rash rarely cause significant complications. If not what other illnesses, often children and adults suffering from typhus will recover quickly.

However, people with weakened immune systems, such as patients after bone marrow transplant or other agency, can the disease typhus new or old ill. In this case, they will be heavier and longer recovery. They can also suffer from pneumonia complications or encephalitis, very dangerous.

Prevent disease

-No vaccine developed the fever. Therefore, the best way for your child is not sick to avoid contact with a baby is suffering. If your children are sick, so keep children at home, away from the other children.

-Most of us have had antibodies against the disease in old age starts school, prompting the second disease to be avoided. But despite this, when someone is sick, both should wash hands frequently to avoid spreading the disease to those who haven’t been.

-Adults would not be at small then could be spread the disease but usually only lightly, but they can still spread the disease to others.


Often we do not need to do anything, just wait for most diseases. However, the high fever can make the child uncomfortable, parents can let children taking acetaminophen (Tylenol) or ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) to relieve fever. Should not you drink aspirin because can do children more susceptible to severe Reye’s syndrome is a syndrome. So for the baby to drink more water, lying.

Prevention and treatment of typhus?

Can’t treat typhus Rubella with antibiotics because antibiotics do not work against viral infections. There is specific Rubella disease drug treatment in addition to the only measure is vaccination. Vaccines are used at present is the combined vaccines prevent disease 3: Measles, mumps, Rubella.

Immunization schedule is usually applied for shots from 12 to 15 months of age and repeated at 4-6 years. Women in the reproductive age injected 1 single dose (only been pregnant after vaccination three months) to Congenital Rubella Syndrome room later on for the child.

Simple treatment

Can take care of patients at home, for the patient to rest in full

Can body hygiene, should not diet, water diet too strenuously, needed anti-inflammatory, infection

Drink plenty of water. For vitamin C drink or orange juice, lemon … rich in vitamins to strengthen resistance

Fever by cool towels or ice down for oral misoprostol (if needed)

The case of multiples needs to treat the infection as directed by your doctor

If the patient has signs of high fever, convulsions should soon brought into the hospital to timely treatment