Rubella susceptibility predicts measles susceptibility: implications for postpartum immunization.

@article{Libman2000RubellaSP,
  title={Rubella susceptibility predicts measles susceptibility: implications for postpartum immunization.},
  author={Michael D. Libman and Marcel A. Behr and Nieves Martel and Brian J Ward},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2000},
  volume={31 6},
  pages={1501-3}
}
Measles and mumps antibody titers were measured in 262 pregnant women who were either positive (n=128) or negative (n=134) for rubella antibodies. Susceptibility to measles and mumps was detected in 4.6% (12/262) and 7.6% (14/184) of the women, respectively. Of the rubella-susceptible group, 8.2% were also measles susceptible, whereas only 0.8% of the… CONTINUE READING