A 33-year-old member asked:
could slapped cheek disease cause vomiting in young children?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Unlikely: The fifth disease, aka slapped cheek disease, typical causes flushing of face and nonpruritic (without itching) lace patterned rash on the extremities.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Will slapped cheek disease cause vomiting in young children?
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Generally No: This condition usually has no symptoms in children other than a rash. Fever, vomiting etc are very rare.
Last updated Apr 25, 2016
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