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Rubella on an infant's back

Rubella on an infant's back

Overview

Rubella is often called three-day measles. Because of the very effective vaccine, rubella is seldom seen today. The rubella vaccine is given in combination with measles (rubeola) and mumps. (Image courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.)

Update Date 2/21/2013