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A 25-year-old female asked:

Can adults get fifth disease without face rash?last week had cold symptoms now for a week i've had red blotchy rash on arms and legs, worse in heat

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Parvovirus B-19: Yes, you can have fifth disease without developing a facial eruption. That does not mean that you have this, but that this presentation is possible.
Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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