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How long do the symptoms of fifth disease last in adults?

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Dr. Gregory Tichenor
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Weeks

Fifth disease can cause sore joints for weeks in adults.
This will usually go away without any serious problems; however, pregnant women and people with sickle cell disease can have severe consequences from fifth disease.

In brief: Weeks

Fifth disease can cause sore joints for weeks in adults.
This will usually go away without any serious problems; however, pregnant women and people with sickle cell disease can have severe consequences from fifth disease.
Dr. Gregory Tichenor
Dr. Gregory Tichenor
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