Card Set Information
Less than 20 weeks pregnancy
: congenital varicella (limb hypoplasia, microcephaly, cataracts, growth retardation, skin scarring). High mortality.
Second to third trimester
: herpes zoster in an otherwise healthy infant.
Minus seven days to plus seven days after delivery
: severe and even fatal disease (30% mortality).
Congenital CMV infection
Microcephaly, seizures, neonatal jaundice, hepatosplenomegaly, deafness and mental retardation
Mental retardation, Spasticity, Eye abnormalities, Hearing defects, Enlarged liver
Risk of fetopathy is reduced by more than 50% if spiramycin, which can prevent maternal-fetal transmission, is given to mothers.
Petechiae and hepatosplenomegaly thrombocytopenia and partially conjugated hyperbilirubinaemia. Chorioretinitis and intracranial calcification.
jaundice, hepatosplenomegaly and microcephaly
hydrocephalus, seizures and chorioretinitis.
cataracts, cardiac abnormalities, thrombocytopaenia and cerebral calcification.
Cardiac defects 5-10