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A 26-year-old female asked:

11 mnth old developed a rash on his cheeks following admittance for vomiting. rash: red pimples with slight plasma crusting. definitely on cheeks, spreading to rest of face,some on arms/ legs. nothing on torso.not itchy. what is it? is it contagious?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Hard to say: The diagnostic possibilities range from infectious to allergic. Absence of historical, lab & exam data make labeling this impossible. Confer with the treatment team that has this information for a diagnosis & relevant information.
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