Signs of Scarlet fever
Symptoms of Scarlet fever
The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources
for Scarlet fever may include:
List of 19
Scarlet fever Symptoms
Note that Scarlet fever symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient,
but the phrase Scarlet fever signs may often refer to those signs
that are only noticable by a doctor.
Signs or Symptoms of Scarlet fever:
Persons with scarlet fever have a characteristic rash that is
fine, red, rough-textured and blanches upon pressure. Scarlet
fever also produces a bright red tongue with "strawberry"
appearance. The skin often "desquamates," or peels, after
recovery, usually on tips of fingers and toes. (Source: excerpt from Group A Streptococcal Infections, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)
More Symptoms of Scarlet fever:
More detailed symptom information may be found on the symptoms of Scarlet fever article.
In addition to the above medical information, to get a full picture
of the possible signs or symptoms of this condition
and also possibly the signs and symptoms of its related medical conditions,
it may be necessary to examine symptoms
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Medical articles on signs and symptoms:
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to medical signs and symptoms of disease in general:
What are the signs of Scarlet fever?
The phrase "signs of Scarlet fever" should, strictly speaking,
refer only to those signs and symptoms of Scarlet fever that are not readily apparent to the patient.
The word "symptoms of Scarlet fever" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Scarlet fever.
The signs and symptom information on this page
attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Scarlet fever.
This medical information about signs and symptoms for Scarlet fever has been gathered
from various sources,
may not be fully accurate,
and may not be the full list of Scarlet fever signs or Scarlet fever symptoms.
Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Scarlet fever may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they
are indeed Scarlet fever symptoms.