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What to do with ascarlet fever rash?

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Dr. Mark Patterson
Pediatrics

In brief: Antibiotics

The rash associated with scarlet fever is due to a material released by the strep bacteria.
When you treat the strep throat with antibiotics, the rash will fade.

In brief: Antibiotics

The rash associated with scarlet fever is due to a material released by the strep bacteria.
When you treat the strep throat with antibiotics, the rash will fade.
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