Exanthems case challenge 2
These children have all developed a rash.
What is the most likely diagnosis?
*! Fifth disease
* Pityriasis rosea
Explanation: Note slapped cheek appearance of the three siblings, and the lacy pattern erythematous macules on the arm
What virus causes this disease?
*! Parvovirus B19
* Herpes zoster
* Herpes virus type 7