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Congenital varicella syndrome
What is Congenital varicella syndrome?
Fetal varicella syndrome (CVS) is an acquired developmental anomaly syndrome characterized by skin, neurological, ocular, limbs and growth defects secondary to maternal Varicella-Zoster Virus (VZV) infection.
Other condition names
Antenatal varicella virus infection
Mother-to-child transmission of varicella syndrome
Age of Onset
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