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A 34-year-old male asked:

My 3 year old has a rash on his face that comes and goes. can fifth disease come and go?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Yes and no: The rash of 5th disease can remain within the skin for weeks and seem to come out and fade repeatedly.This often happens with a warm bath or when the kid gets hot. There are other things that can cause a similar recurring problem.You provide no description of the rash.

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Last updated Nov 27, 2017

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