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What does the west nile virus rash look like?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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In brief: West Nile Virus

About 20% of people who are infected w west nile virus may develop a rash.
The rash is variable ; may be maculopapular or macular. Most people don’t have sx’s w west nile virus. An article entitled “characteristics of the rash associated with west nile virus fever” indicated that 33% of people w a rash had pruritus.

In brief: West Nile Virus

About 20% of people who are infected w west nile virus may develop a rash.
The rash is variable ; may be maculopapular or macular. Most people don’t have sx’s w west nile virus. An article entitled “characteristics of the rash associated with west nile virus fever” indicated that 33% of people w a rash had pruritus.
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