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This is an 11 mo. old infant with a mild rubella rash, as well as a nondescript secondary macular eruption. Although generally a mild rash illness, if contracted in the early months of pregnancy, rubella is associated with a high rate of fetal wastage or birth defects, and is known as “congenital rubella syndrome”, or CRS.
Picture & text from CDC/PHIL. For more information see Rubella Pictures from CDC