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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Xtina | 2006/07/17

Q.

Is it Measles?

Hi, My son who is almost a year has a red rash at the back of his head and behind his years. Is this measles. He has some fever and is vomiting. Please help.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This could be measles, german measles or possibly roseola, but I do not like the fact that he is vomiting. It is just possible that he has meningitis. Please have him checked by a doctor or nurse.

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