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What are the chances of me getting fifth disease if my kid has it?

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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine
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In brief: Prevention

Try to avoid respiratory secretions with handwashing, covering coughs/sneezes.
In all probability you were probably exposed as an infant & already have antibodies to the infection. See article—> http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001972/.

In brief: Prevention

Try to avoid respiratory secretions with handwashing, covering coughs/sneezes.
In all probability you were probably exposed as an infant & already have antibodies to the infection. See article—> http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001972/.
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