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kidshealth.org/en/parents/scarlet-fever.html

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 ...

www.babycenter.com/0_scarlet-fever_11388.bc

(Never give aspirin to a child. It can cause Reye's syndrome, a rare but life- threatening disease.) ...

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.cdc.gov/features/scarletfever

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.medicinenet.com/scarlet_fever_scarlatina/article.htm

Feb 22, 2016 ... Scarlet fever, or scarlatina, is a bacterial infection that causes ... Strep throat can strike both children and adults, but only about five to ten ...

www.nhs.uk/conditions/Scarlet-fever/Pages/Introduction.aspx

Scarlet fever, also called scarlatina, is an infection that causes a blotchy, pink-red rash. It's most common in young children, but can affect people of any age.

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/176242.php

Nov 23, 2016 ... Scarlet fever mainly affects children and is characterized by a distinctive pink-red rash. It is less common than it used to be, but there are ...

beta.nhs.uk/conditions/scarlet-fever

Scarlet fever is an infection that mostly affects young children. It's easily treated with antibiotics.

patient.info/health/scarlet-fever-leaflet

Scarlet fever is most common in children aged less than 10 years, with 4-year- olds most likely of all to catch it. 87% of cases in the UK are in children under 10 ...