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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scarlet_fever

Scarlet fever is a disease that can occur as a result of a group A Streptococcus ( group A strep) ..... Scarlet fever serum from horses was used in the treatment of children beginning in 1900 and reduced mortality rates significantly. In 1906, the  ...

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Scarlet fever (also known as scarlatina) is an illness that can happen in kids who also have strep throat or strep skin infections. The strep bacteria make a toxin ...

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... 6 months or older) ibuprofen to relieve discomfort and reduce fever. (Never give aspirin to a child.

www.healthline.com/health/scarlet-fever

Aug 7, 2012 ... The same bacteria that causes strep throat also causes scarlet fever. Scarlet fever mainly affects children between the ages of 5 and 15 years.

www.medicinenet.com/scarlet_fever_scarlatina/article.htm

Risk factors for scarlet fever include overcrowding, especially with children age 5 to 15 years old and the communal use of utensils, towels, or other substances.

www.cdc.gov/features/scarletfever/index.html

Jan 17, 2017 ... Scarlet fever results from group A strep infection. If your child has a sore throat and rash, their doctor can test for strep. Quick treatment with ...

www.cdc.gov/groupastrep/diseases-public/scarlet-fever.html

Sep 16, 2016 ... Scarlet fever—or scarlatina—is a bacterial infection that can easily spread to other people. Children and some adults are more likely to get ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/176242.php

Jun 26, 2017 ... Children aged 5 to 15 years have a higher risk of developing scarlet fever than other age groups. Around 80 percent of cases occur in children ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/scarlet-fever/basics/definition/con-20030976

Scarlet fever is most common in children 5 to 15 years of age. Although scarlet fever was once considered a serious childhood illness, antibiotic treatments have  ...