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Scarlet fever

(3 Posts)
Need9HoursSleep Thu 06-Apr-17 20:58:11

Hi, gp says my son has scarlet fever but I noticed different type of rash by his nappy.

Is this chicken pox?

JonesyAndTheSalad Fri 07-Apr-17 01:47:17

Those spots look more the infected type....not clear fluid filled blisters but like green pus....it could be a reaction to the scarlet fever.

I would keep a close eye on them and make sure the area stays clean and dry. If they worsen go back to GP.

Need9HoursSleep Fri 07-Apr-17 09:13:16

Thanks!

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