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Running Fever Rash All Over
My 5 year old had strept throat about a week ago now hes been running a fever and has a red rash all over his body and is in some pain?
Scarlet Fever: Many rashes are viral in nature, and are generally not dangerous and are self limiting. One exception to this is Scarlet Fever, the combination of Strep throat and rash (the rash usually only involves the face and chest but can be more extensive). Strep infections require antibiotic treatment for cure and prevention of complications. Consider a screen for recurrent or persistent Strep infection ...Read more
My 2 year old son has a dark rash all over him and is running a fever and red inside his mouth. Thinking maybe Hand Foot and Mouth??
My son is 21 months. Had a fever a week ago and now he has a rash all over that disappears in one place and reappears in another. What is this?
Rash: Time to see a doctor for a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
See PCP: Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen should help with both fever and pain, unclear where the pain is located. What you really need to do is to see your doc or go to Urgent Care. While some conditions are benign, some are not and that's why is critical for you to see a physician as soon as possible. ...Read more
My 13 month old son had a fever for 3 days and now 2 days after the fever broke has a rash all over. Is this just a reaction to the fever?
Likely roseola: Roseola is a common viral illness of childhood..Often causes high fever with not much else, usually for 3-5 days, then the rash appears and fever disappears. The rash is typically pinkish tiny dots underneath the skin, usually not bothersome to the child. If it is not bothering him, let it be. It will go away in dew days. If having severe symptoms, consult doc...Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My niece had a fever for 2 Days and now she has a rash all over but no fever just it being itchy what can it be?
Maybe a virus: There are Pediatric illnesses that start off with a fever and when the fever disappears a rash appears, like roseola. Roseola is usually not itching though. Could you send a picture of the rash? Usually hives are itchy and they can appear with different illnesses. All the best. ...Read more
What do you suggest if my child had a high fever for 3 days then after fever left she got a rash all over what could it be?
Roseola: This sounds like a classic description of roseola. It is a viral childhood disease that usually peaks in incidence in the summer months, but can happen any time of year. Pretty much it's as you describe. A few days of fever, then fever breaks and rash appears. Rash resolves within a week. Once rash appears, child no longer contagious. Usually kids get it before age 3. ...Read more
My daughter had a high fever for 3 days then after fever left she got a rash all over. What could cause this?
Roseola: is a common viral infection (one of the herpes viruses) that affects young children, and is characterized by a very high fever lasting usually 2-4 days usually associated with URI symptoms and fussiness, followed by a rash which develops to the body when the fever resolves. Treatment is symptomatic and complications are rare. Immunity is believed to be life long. ...Read more
I am 39 now years old 3 day ago a have a fever and after that a have a rash all over my body its can't be a dengue ?
My daughter has a rash all over the top of her body which looks like an allergic reaction but dr said it's roseola but she didn't have high fevers
Possible: Sometimes roseola rash can look like macular patches and spots and can be mistaken for allergies. High fever is common but not always seen. If it disappears in 2-3 days with no anti-histaminic medications, it is likely to be roseola. https://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=chr-greentree_ie&ei=utf-8&ilc=12&type=523482&p=roseola Above is a link of such a rash. ...Read more
I have rash all over my face and swollen. Getting worse. Started a week ago with a fever which last 2 days. My lymph nodes were also enlarged.?
See a doctor: Cannot diagnose without seeing and having opportunity for full evaluation. May be one of many illnesses, and although probably viral, if it is getting worse would definitely see a professional soon. ...Read more
My 15 m.O. Had a fever for the last 3 days and just broke out with a rash all over her back. She is very irritable. She is on antibiotics. Worrisome?
Hello. My two year old son has a rash all over his body. No fever and it doesn't seem to be bothering him. However..of keeps spreading. He's already on an antibiotic but its not helping. I'm unsure what to do at this point especially with a seven month ol
Hard to know: This is a difficult scenario to evaluate without more information. Since it's not bothering him, hives are not likely. Also does not seem consistent with drug reaction. Viral rash is very typical for this time of year, and these generally affect large area. Usually occur as viral illness is resolving. Another thought: rash occurs if child with epstein-barr viral illness is treated with amoxicili ...Read more
My 3 year old has a rash all over and a fever they said its erythema multiforme. What caused that?
My 2 1/2 year old seems to have rash all over his body almost like little red pimples along with he gets fevers what could this be?
Virus or strep: Sounds like a viral or streptococcal infection. The latter is potentially more serious as untreated it may lead to heart, kidney, or nervous system disease. A rapid strep test and, if necessary, a throat culture can make this diagnosis and determine if antibiotics are necessary. You should have your toddler seen by the pediatrician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My son got the mmr vaccine 12 days ago and now developed a rash all over his body. It looks exactly like measles and fever of 100.4 is this normal?
1 week after my 5yr old son presented with very large lymph nodes in his neck he just broke out with an angry splotchy rash all over. Still no fever.
Hives/Rash all over body. No allergies. Never had a rash before. No fever. No nausea. Recommendation?
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