Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
176 Doctors are Online

Fever with rash of a 1 year old baby. Any idea what it is ?

1 year old had a fever for 2 or 3 days then when that was gone broke out in a rash but only on legs and arms. They were skin tone but some have turned red and scabbed over. Any idea what she has? Now my 2 and 1/2 year old has fever but no rash...
Asked On : Mon, 6 Jun 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  486
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
  User's Response
hi welcome,
whether the rashes along with fever? then you should take more care of child and take blood tests for any meningitis is there?
if it comes after fever it may be a Petechiae due to the rupture of subcutaneous vessels at that time. why it present only on arms and legs due to the shifting of the blood which is collected by the help of gravitational force to the depended areas.this Petechiae will clear by itself.
thanking you
Answered: Mon, 6 Jun 2011
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor