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A 29-year-old male asked:

my kid got high fever followed by rashes like measles with brown vesicles extensively. what could be that? is that contagious?

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Call doc or ER: You do not say how old your kid is, or if any other symptoms. I am concerned when you say brown vesicles all over. If an google image search of chicken pox does not show you an almost exact similarity, then this could be very serious. Call his doctor right now or go to the ER. Best of luck!

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Last updated Oct 28, 2014

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