Erythema Infectiosum


Pathophysiology

Symptoms

Physical Exam

Diagnostic Testing

Differential Diagnosis

  1. Measles (Rubeola)
  2. Rubella
  3. Roseola Infantum
  4. Scarlet Fever
  5. Drug Eruptions

Acute Treatment

  1. Supportive care
  2. Medications
  3. Isolation for aplastic crisis, immunosuppressed pts.

Disposition

  1. Admit

Follow Up Care

  1. Prevention
  2. Children can return to school once rash appears