Measles (Rubella) – 9 Common Signs & Symptoms of Measles

Red eyes

Measles, Rubella, Red eyes
Red eyes

Red eyes with or without itching and pain is also a common manifestation of rubella. It is also a part of the prodromal syndrome, and it is usually associated with an increase in body temperature.

Patients with rubella may have red eyes along with a skin rash and joint pain, and this could mislead patients and doctors to say it might be caused by something called “reactive arthritis.” It will be required a clinical analysis and a throughout physical exam to make out the differences and rule out all other possible diagnoses. Therefore, it is strongly recommended to ask your doctor if you experience the signs and symptoms listed in this article or if you have any doubt about your current state of health.