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When can my daughter go to school when she has fifth disease?
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Fifth disease
When the rash is gone.

In brief: Fifth disease
When the rash is gone.
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Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: When rash appears
The contagious period for this illness ends with the appearance of the rash.
The rash may last off and on for weeks and staying out is not necessary.

In brief: When rash appears
The contagious period for this illness ends with the appearance of the rash.
The rash may last off and on for weeks and staying out is not necessary.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
In brief: See below
No reason to be absent from school.
Fifth disease is typically diagnosed when the child develops characteristic rash. By then the affected child is no longer contagious.

In brief: See below
No reason to be absent from school.
Fifth disease is typically diagnosed when the child develops characteristic rash. By then the affected child is no longer contagious.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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