Congenital varicella syndrome as an unusual cause of congenital malformation: report of one case.

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Intrauterine infections with varicella-zoster virus following maternal varicella in early pregnancy and resulting in congenital malformations are rare. Herein we report a child with congenital varicella syndrome characterized by low birth weight, cicatricial scarring, hypoplasia of both lower extremities with joint contracture, congenital hip dislocation… (More)

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@article{Huang2001CongenitalVS, title={Congenital varicella syndrome as an unusual cause of congenital malformation: report of one case.}, author={C. S. Huang and S. P. Lin and Nan Chang Chiu and Hsi-Chuan Hung}, journal={Acta paediatrica Taiwanica = Taiwan er ke yi xue hui za zhi}, year={2001}, volume={42 4}, pages={239-42} }