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Disease Exanthema Subitum

Name Exanthema Subitum
Synonyms Disease, Sixth | Roseola Infantum | Sixth Disease
Definition An acute, short-lived, viral disease of infants and young children characterized by a high fever at onset that drops to normal after 3-4 days and the concomitant appearance of a macular or maculopapular rash that appears first on the trunk and then spreads to other areas. It is the sixth of the classical exanthematous diseases and is caused by HHV-6; (HERPESVIRUS 6, HUMAN). (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Categories Skin disease | Viral disease
MeSH® ID D005077
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1. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references DNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Herpesviridae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Roseolovirus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Exanthema Subitum
2. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Viral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Exanthema Subitum
3. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Exanthema Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Exanthema Subitum
4. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Viral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Exanthema Subitum

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