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Vesicular rash in palms and soles. Vesicles and ulcers in oral mucosa. In a kid.

Hand-foot-mouth disease (Coxsackie A virus)

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Macular rash over body appears after several days of high fever. Can present with febrile seizures. Usually affects infants.

Roseola, HHV 6

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Begins at head and moves down.

Preceded by coryza, cough, conjunctivitis.

Blue white spots in the buccal mucosa.

Measles / rubeola

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Slapped cheek rash on face

Erythema infectiosum / fifth disease / parvovirus b19

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Rash begins at head and moves down - fine truncal rash - postauricular lymphadenopathy

Rubella

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Erythematous, sandpaper like rash with fever and sore throat

Scarlet fever, strep pyogenes

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Vesicular rash that begins on trunk and spreads to face and extremities with lesions of different ages

Vzv / chicken pox

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Where does the measles rash start and move to?

Begins on head and moves down

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Where does rubella rash start and move to?

Begins at head and moves down trunk

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Where does the chickenpox rash start and move to?

Starts on trunk and spreads to face and extremities

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Which viruses are associated with palms and soles rashes?

Syphilis, rmsf, coxsackievirus a

Mnemonic: cocks sift rocks