Rubella infection during the first three months of pregnancy can cause a woman to miscarry or cause her baby to be born with birth defects.
Many fetuses with severe genetic defects miscarry naturally during the first trimester.
Some will miscarry, while others will choose to have an abortion.
Affected fetuses usually miscarry or die shortly after birth.
This is because many women miscarry in the first trimester.
You should also contact your care provider if you miscarry.
They judged, further, that should their attempt by any chance miscarry, the Great Powers, more particularly Russia, protector of the Slav peoples, would not allow them to be crushed, or their present territories to be diminished.