Rash in pregnancy

Investigation, diagnosis and management of viral rash illness, or exposure to viral rash illness in pregnancy.


Guidance on viral rash in pregnancy

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Guidance covers:

  • rubella
  • parvovirus B19 (B19V)
  • varicella
  • measles
  • Epstein-Barr virus
  • cytomegalovirus (CMV)
  • HHV-6/7
  • enteroviruses

Information on Zika virus

Zika virus: interim algorithm for assessing pregnant women with a history of travel

Published 1 January 2011
Last updated 1 February 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added link to information on Zika virus and diagnostic algorithm.
  2. First published.