Subtle Effects of Perinatal Infection

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The spectrum of human disease resulting from perinatal viral infection is still far from being delineated. Viral infections of the fetus were first associated with birth defects by Gregg in 1941, when he noted cataracts and heart disease in the progeny of mothers infected with rubella during pregnancy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)337-338
Number of pages2
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Issue number6
StatePublished - Feb 7 1974

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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