Learn About Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome

What is the definition of Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome?
Fetal parvovirus syndrome is a rare disease that occurs when a pregnant woman is infected with parvovirus B19 (also known as fifth disease in children and adults) and passes it along to her baby. In rare instances, a baby infected with parvovirus B19 may develop severe anemia from the abnormal development of red blood cells.
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What are the symptoms of Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome?
Symptoms of fetal parvovirus syndrome may include miscarriage, stillbirth, infection, severe anemia (aplastic crisis), fluid build-up in the tissues and around heart (hydrops fetalis), and cardiac failure.
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What are the current treatments for Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome?
Treatment for fetal parvovirus syndrome may include intrauterine transfusions for fetuses less than 32 weeks old; however, this treatment is much debated.
Who are the top Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome Local Doctors?
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University Of Bologna

Bologna, IT 40138

Francesca Bonvicini is in Bologna, Italy. Bonvicini is rated as an Elite expert by MediFind in the treatment of Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome. She is also highly rated in 6 other conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome, Parvovirus Antenatal Infection, Fetal Edema, and Hydrops Fetalis.

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Chung Shan Medical University

Taitung, TNQ, TW 

Bor-show Tzang is in Taitung, Taiwan. Tzang is rated as an Elite expert by MediFind in the treatment of Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome. They are also highly rated in 5 other conditions, according to our data. Their top areas of expertise are Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome, Parvovirus Antenatal Infection, Fifth Disease, and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.

 
 
 
 
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University Of Bologna

Bologna, IT 40138

Elisabetta Manaresi is in Bologna, Italy. Manaresi is rated as a Distinguished expert by MediFind in the treatment of Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome. She is also highly rated in 3 other conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome, Parvovirus Antenatal Infection, and Fifth Disease.

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What are the Latest Advances for Fetal Parvovirus Syndrome?
Interferon-β Suppresses Transcriptionally Active Parvovirus B19 Infection in Viral Cardiomyopathy: A Subgroup Analysis of the BICC-Trial.
Parvovirus B19-induced severe anemia in heart transplant recipient: A case report.
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Neurological Manifestations Associated with Parvovirus B19 Infection in Immunocompetent Children: Case Series and Systematic Review.