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Can a 16 year old get roseola?

Yes they can though it is most commonly found in children ageing 6 months to 2 years of age
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How is roseola treated?

Acetaminophen or ibuprofen is usually given to try to lower the fever. Children who are susceptible to seizures may be given a sedative medication when the fever first spikes
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When does a rash appear with roseola?

around the fifth day, a rash begins on the body. The rash is usually composed of flat pink patches or spots, although there may be some raised patches

Can herpes virus cause roseola?

There is a type of herpes called HHV6 or HHV7 which can be linked to roseola. It's a virus that can lie dormant in a lot of people but can cause problems if the patient has a (MORE)