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Is there any known virus that can cause pityriasis rosea?
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In brief: There is...
...Some evidence (not confirmed) that hhv-7 may be the cause.
In any case, most people have antibodies to hhv-7 without ever having had pityriasis rosea.

In brief: There is...
...Some evidence (not confirmed) that hhv-7 may be the cause.
In any case, most people have antibodies to hhv-7 without ever having had pityriasis rosea.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. Coyle Connolly
Dermatology
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In brief: Virus
A virus has long been rumored to cause pityriasis rosea.
However , the exact cause needs further determination.

In brief: Virus
A virus has long been rumored to cause pityriasis rosea.
However , the exact cause needs further determination.
Dr. Coyle Connolly
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