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What is TORCH Syndrome?

What is TORCH Syndrome?

  • TORCH Syndrome: Infection of a fetus by any of a group of infectious agents which have been transmitted from the mother through the placenta. The infections include toxoplasmosis, rubella, cytomegalovirus, herpes virus, hepatitis and syphilis. The severity and nature of symptoms is determined by the type of infection.

TORCH Syndrome: Introduction

Types of TORCH Syndrome:

Broader types of TORCH Syndrome:

What causes TORCH Syndrome?

Causes of TORCH Syndrome: see causes of TORCH Syndrome

What are the symptoms of TORCH Syndrome?

Symptoms of TORCH Syndrome: see symptoms of TORCH Syndrome

TORCH Syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for TORCH Syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and TORCH Syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for TORCH Syndrome: Neonatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for TORCH Syndrome.
Treatments for TORCH Syndrome: see treatments for TORCH Syndrome
Research for TORCH Syndrome: see research for TORCH Syndrome

Name and Aliases of TORCH Syndrome

Main name of condition: TORCH Syndrome

Other names or spellings for TORCH Syndrome:

toxoplasmosis-rubella-cytomegalovirus-herpes syndrome

TORCH Syndrome: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, TORCH Syndrome:


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