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Can an adult pass fifth disease to their child?

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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes

Fifths disease is caused from human parvo-b19 virus.
It can be passed from parent to child, child to parent, child to child, or adult to adult.

In brief: Yes

Fifths disease is caused from human parvo-b19 virus.
It can be passed from parent to child, child to parent, child to child, or adult to adult.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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