Scarlet Fever Symptoms
These possible symptoms of scarlet fever are not a sure sign of scarlet fever. Similar symptoms can be caused by other illnesses, including:
- Viral exanthems (an eruptive virus)
- Kawasaki's disease (a rare disease that causes inflammation of blood vessels)
- Toxic shock syndrome
- Allergic reaction to medicines.
If you or your child develops possible scarlet fever symptoms, visit your doctor so that the problem can be diagnosed and treated.