Many viral infections of the skin in childhood are called "viral exanthems." Exanthem is another name for a rash or skin eruption.
Viral exanthems (rashes) require clinical care by a physician or other health care professional. Listed in the directory below are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.
Rubella (German Measles)
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