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A 23-year-old female asked:

Hi my daughter has come on with a rash behind her ears and face on her chest there quite red but shes not ichying them and hasn't got a temperture.

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Red rash: Sight unseen your daughter may have Fifth's disease which is caused by a parvovirus 19 . The rash can last for at least a week. It is important to stay away from pregnant women as the virus can be passed and cause anemia in pregnant women

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