Does hydrocortisone work on fifth disease rash?

Answer On One Hand: Hydrocortisone Can Relieve ItchingHydrocortisone creams may relieve the itching associated with fifth disease rash, which is a viral illness. Nonprescription antihistamines may also re... Read More »

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Does vascular disease cause a rash?

Skin rashes are not generally listed as a common symptom of many vascular diseases. However, skin rashes or unusual spots on the skin can be the result of a heart infection, especially human parvov... Read More »

How to Diagnose Fifth Disease Vs. Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease?

Fifth disease, or erythema infectiosum, and hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) are both common childhood viral infections spread by direct contact. Fifth disease, caused by human Parvovirus B19, i... Read More »

Who discovered fifth disease?

The name Fifth disease originated in 1905, when a French physician assigned numbers to the common childhood diseases characterized by rashes. For example, measles was "first disease," scarlet fever... Read More »

Is it true that a bulls-eye rash definitely means Lyme Disease?

I wish I could be more helpful Trixie...I did find this, which is actually fairly informative-…Seems size of the rash is a determining factor.Good luck :)