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  • Answer: According to InteliHealth - yes, scarlet fever can recurr.  Check out this link... <A href="http://www.intelihealth.com/IH/ihtIH/WSIHW000/35263/8477/579510.html">http://www.intelihealth.com/IH/ihtIH/WSIHW000/35263/8477/579510.html</A>
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  • Answer: i am wondering the same thing. and how long does it take for strep throat to turn into scarlet fever?
  • Answer: Scarlet fever is a disease caused by infection with the group A Streptococcus bacteria. The main risk factor is infection with the bacteria that causes strep throat. A history of strep throat or scarlet fever in the community, neighborhood, or school may increase the risk of infection.
  • Answer: Steps to prevent scarlet fever include:
    • Get early treatment for strep infections, including strep throat.
    • Do not return to school or work until you have taken your antibiotic at least 24 hours or your provider has given you approval.
    • Avoid contact with people who have untreated strep infections.
    • Do not share cups, utensils, towels, bed linen, or personal items with infected people.
    • Wash your hands often, especially after touching someone who may have an infection.
    • Several vaccines are currently under development.

  • Answer: untreated strep throat
  • Answer: yes it is
  • Answer: You have a red rash.
    Get chills.
    Sore throat.
    Coughing.
    Body heats up.
    Patches of yellow may be in the back of them throat.
    Fatigue
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  • Answer: yes i know i had it twice just so you know if you get scarlet fever you cant get chicken pox but trust me i hated it, i had to stay in bed for a week some people rarely die from it
  • Answer: about 1 every yearWell tbh i dont know how many people die from it but when i was ten years old i suffered from scarlet fever and pneumonia.
  • Answer: 2 to 4 days after contact you will have fever, tonsillitis and a widespread scarlet rash. The tongue is coated with a thick white material then goes bright red, the "strawberry tongue" caused by Streptococcus bacteria which release toxins. Antibiotics shorten the illness and reduce the risk of longer term complications.
  • Answer: Scarlet fever is a disease that is caused by a bacteria. It ischaracterized by a rash and a sore throat. The size of a scarletfever cells is typically between 0.6 and 1.0 micrometer indiameter.

How do doctors cure scarlet fever?

  • Antibiotics

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  • Answer: the patient should receive antibiotic treatment to reduce the severity of symptoms, prevent complications, and avoid spreading the infection to others.
  • Answer: I am guessing these questions are not general questions and refer more to perhaps an assignment. It is far easier to research "scarlet fever" on a search engine than post many questions about the disease. For instance, a simply Google search returns a pleutra of information regarding scarlet fever. http://www.dermnetnz.org/bacterial/scarlet-fever.html
  • Answer: well my baby brother has it and it is not nothing to worry about.

    Scarlet fever was once a very serious childhood disease, but now is easily treatable. It is caused by the streptococcal bacteria, which produce a toxin that leads to the hallmark red rash of the illness.
    The main risk factor is infection with the bacteria that causes strep throat. A history of strep throat or scarlet fever in the community, neighborhood, or school may increase the risk of infection..
    Scarlet fever was once a very serious childhood disease, but now is easily treatable. It is caused by the streptococcal bacteria, which produce a toxin that leads to the hallmark red rash of the illness.
    The main risk factor is infection with the bacteria that causes strep throat. A history of strep throat or scarlet fever in the community, neighborhood, or school may increase the risk of infection.With proper antibiotic treatment, the symptoms of scarlet fever should get better quickly. However, the rash can last for up to 2 - 3 weeks before it fully goes away.
  • Answer: Scarlet fever is caused by an infection that was not treated in an earlier stage. It requires a larger dose of antibiotics than if the infection were caught sooner.
  • Answer: Scarlet fever can be brought under control by penicillin. Aside from having to teat diarrhoea, the treatment and course of scarlet fever is the same as strep throat. Where there is a penicillin allergy, clindamycin or erythromycin is also effective. After 24 hours of treatment victims should no longer be infectious. People that have been exposed to the disease should watch for symptoms for a week particularly in the case of very young children. it is however extremely unusual for toddlers to contract the disease.
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  • Answer: In the 1700 there was no "cure" for scarlet fever.

    Dr. George Frederick Dick (7/21/1881-10/10/1967) and his wife Gladys Rowena Dick created an anti-toxin used for an immunization for Scarlet Fever in 1923.
  • Answer: the cure for scarlet fever was found around the 1860s
  • Answer: Yes the rash can last up to 6 days or so.
  • Answer: Scarlet fever is one step higher then a strep throat it can even kill you some of the problems you may have are
    - chills
    -neck swollen of a fever that goes up to 101, Scarlet fever produces poisons toxins in your body and that is when it turns into Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome and that puts toxic gas into your system and that is how you die of scarlet fever
    Scarlet fever gives you all of the above, and also it can produce a generalized rash that involves even the palms and the soles. A serious complication of Scarlet fever is Post streptococcal glomerulonephritis, an acute kidney disease causing blood in the urine, increase blood pressure and generalized swelling, especially the face. This kidney problem appears 10 to 14 days after the skin infection.
    Scarlet Fever is a communicable disease that is highly contagious. It is much more serious than strep throat. Persons with Scarlet Fever may experience high fever, chills, severe ear aches, and rash. Death may occur. Often while recovering the skin may peal.
  • Answer: i have no idea where scarlet fever came from srry!