Roseola

What is Roseola?

Roseola is a mild illness caused by a virus.It is generally harmless and is most common in children 6 months to 2 years of age. It is rare after age 4.

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My daughters had a fever a few days ago and now have rashes throughout their body. They dont itch. But some bumps get filled with liquid and then...

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Rash

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Hello. I just read through your question.
there are many viruses that produce a rash after several days of...

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Is a roseola rash always confluent or can it manifest as discreet spots?? Also, are enlarged tonsils with associated erythema sometimes also...

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A number of viruses could give rise to similar presentations

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Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic.

Roseola does not...

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Does the rash of roseola ever present as discreet red spots, nonpruritic, rather than a confluent rash? My grandson is 9 mos old and had a XXXXXXX...

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Please upload images

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Hello, Madam,

I understand your concern.

Roseola does not present as discrete rash.

I can...

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