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Fever for 2/3 days, pimple like non itchy rash that doesn't go past waist.. Sore muscles, headaches for a wk. Highly contagious, adult & kids infected?

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: El Virus

Most likely a viral infection.
If so, should subside in a few weeks at the latest.

In brief: El Virus

Most likely a viral infection.
If so, should subside in a few weeks at the latest.
Dr. John Chiu
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: 7-10'days

Most infections are due to viral pathogens and disease is self limited.
Try palliative measures such as tylenol (acetaminophen) and fluids. Monitor temperature and contact physician for fever over 101.5 or inability to remain hydrated. Also consider contacting physician of this persists past 10 days.

In brief: 7-10'days

Most infections are due to viral pathogens and disease is self limited.
Try palliative measures such as tylenol (acetaminophen) and fluids. Monitor temperature and contact physician for fever over 101.5 or inability to remain hydrated. Also consider contacting physician of this persists past 10 days.
Dr. Otto Placik
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