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Fifth disease is a viral infection that causes a skin rash on the face, upper body, and arms.
Fifth disease, also known as erythema infectiosum, is a viral infection characterized by a rash on the face, arms and trunk. It is caused by a virus called human parvovirus B19. It is especially common in children between the ages of 5 and 15 years and outbreaks tend to happen in winter and early spring.
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