Challenge for Habilitation: The Child with Congenital Rubella Syndrome (Texas Children’s Hosp, 1977)

Challenge for Habilitation: The Child with Congenital Rubella Syndrome (Texas Children’s Hosp, 1977)

[Narrator:] Challenge for habilitation: the child with the congenital rubella syndrome. [Narrator:] A maternal viral infection during pregnancy, especially in the first three months, has the potential for producing a number of harmful effects in the developing fetus. An estimated 20,000 to 30,000 children were born with the congenital rubella syndrome as the result of…