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What are symptoms of scarlet fever in a child?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
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In brief: Fever, sore throat &

Scarlet fever is most often seen in school age children.
They present with fever, sore throat, and red morbilliform rash (feels like sand paper). Strawberry tongue and mild abdominal pain are also common.

In brief: Fever, sore throat &

Scarlet fever is most often seen in school age children.
They present with fever, sore throat, and red morbilliform rash (feels like sand paper). Strawberry tongue and mild abdominal pain are also common.
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