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Toddler on day 6 of 103 fever, pink pin hole type rash on chest&back. Can Roseola rash appear before fever breaks or only after?

Toddler on day 6 of 103 fever, pink pin hole type rash on chest&back. Can Roseola rash appear before fever breaks or only after?

See DR NOW: Get off the internet and take the child to a DR. Not an "urgent care" or convenience clinic. See your pediatrician or PCP or go to ER. High fever for 6 days may be something we need to treat and may be serious. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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Toddler on day 6 of 103 fever, pink pin hole type rash on chest&back. Can Roseola rash appear before fever breaks or only after?

Toddler on day 6 of 103 fever, pink pin hole type rash on chest&back. Can Roseola rash appear before fever breaks or only after?

Rash: roseola rash comes after the fever breaks but this rash is worrisome press on it if it does not blanch it is petichea and your child needs urgent attention needs to be seen ...Read more

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Child has fifths disease. After rash on cheeks, went away and rash on lower body. Suddenly onset of fever. Something different or normal?

Child has fifths disease. After rash on cheeks, went away and rash on lower body. Suddenly onset of fever. Something different or normal?

Normal: The fever, while usually with the rash in Fifth's disease, can occur at any point in the illness. SO your child's development of the fever now is certainly within the normal course of the illness. Have them stay away from pregnant people if at all possible until completely back to normal health. ...Read more

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Sudden fever 102.5 no symptoms presenting at onset; cough later. No flu/strep/uti. Comes & goes. Highest 105.1.

Sudden fever 102.5 no symptoms presenting at onset; cough later. No flu/strep/uti. Comes & goes. Highest 105.1.

Get rechecked.: it can be scary when kids get sick. !05.1? How was this measured? Was a throat culture or just a rapid strep done? Any blood work or a urinalysis or X-ray? If fever not responding, esp. lasting over 3 days, or any trouble breathing, decrease in activity, stiff neck, etc., to ER or MD today. You are still worried and have not been reassured by your doc. Call or get rechecked. ...Read more

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For How long does the Measles 's after vaccine fever last?My daughter had measles vaccine on 1 sept, she is having fever till then.Fever is above 100.

For How long does the Measles 's after vaccine fever last?My daughter had measles vaccine on 1 sept, she is having fever till then.Fever is above 100.

Measles vaccine: The measles part of the vaccine often doesn't cause side effects prior to 7-10 days after the vaccine, and this is usually fever and a rash. If this fever is atypical, she should see her MD to see if there is another cause. ...Read more

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Mild fever is early sympton of hiv?

Mild fever is early sympton of hiv?

HIV: Some patients with acute onset of symptoms in early HIV infection will have fever, but this is not an invariable finding. ...Read more

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Is strep contagious after fever breaks?

Is strep contagious after fever breaks?

If untreated it is: Possible. You will be contagious until you have been on antibiotics for at least 24 hours and for up to 3 weeks if you are not treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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Painful, itchy rash on palms of hands & soles of feet, followed shortly by acute infection of 1 eye (treated) but rash persists. Herpes Zoster?

Not Zoster: Pustulosis palmaris et plantaris. Dyshidrotic eczema. Pompholix. Psoriasis. Id reaction. See a dermatologist for diagnosis and therapy. ...Read more

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What causes a rash in children after an episode of fever?

What causes a rash in children after an episode of fever?

Usually viruses: It is not uncommon with several viruses for rashes to appear sometimes during the illness sometimes when the fever ends. If there is any question consult your pediatrician. ...Read more

Dr. Al Hegab Dr. Hegab
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Is it possible to have serum sickness without presence of fever? (3 yr old, onset 12 days after starting amoxicillin, itchy rash and swollen joints)

Dr. Al Hegab Dr. Hegab
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Is it possible to have serum sickness without presence of fever? (3 yr old, onset 12 days after starting amoxicillin, itchy rash and swollen joints)

Usually not possible: fever is present in almost all cases, could there be exceptions, yes, but also it could be something else other than serum sickness, hard to make a diagnosis or suggest treatment on this platform, you need to see her doctor or a doctor who can guide you well, ? Order some lab tests and imaging studies after careful history and physical exam, good luck ...Read more

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Fever and sorethroat within 3 day exposure is a sure sign of hiv?

Fever and sorethroat within 3 day exposure is a sure sign of hiv?

HIV : Fever and sore throat within 3 days of exposure is unlikely to be acute HIV syndrome. If you have been exposed the best thing to do is to be tested. Better safe than sorry. ...Read more

Dr. Samuel Lee Dr. Lee
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Is flu fever and continious urination signs of pregnancy?

Dr. Samuel Lee Dr. Lee
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Is flu fever and continious urination signs of pregnancy?

No : Urinary frequency and fever may indicate a UTI. Pls see ur doctor to check urine and also do pregnancy test if you think you may be pregnant. ...Read more

Dr. Lonnie Smith
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Roseola (Definition)

A viral infection with a few days of high fever and the appearance of a fine rash on the fifth day after the fever breaks--usually seen ...Read more


Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more