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My cousin has scarlet fever. How can I make her feel better and keep myself healthy?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine

In brief: Penicillin shot.

The doctor should recommend penicillin intramuscular injection to treat the streptococcal scarlet fever infection promptly and completely.
Do not come in contact with your cousin until after the shot has been given or you may get infected too.

In brief: Penicillin shot.

The doctor should recommend penicillin intramuscular injection to treat the streptococcal scarlet fever infection promptly and completely.
Do not come in contact with your cousin until after the shot has been given or you may get infected too.
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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