Sorry, your search did not match any doctors. Here are some other doctors that we have hand
picked for you!
Show Doctors near me
That's all we have from Sobermutt Galli, Hubli-Dharwad. Here are some top doctors from nearby cities
Doctors for Scarlet Fever in Sobermutt Galli, Hubli-Dharwad
ratings and reviews)
Also known as scarlatina, scarlet fever is a kind of infection caused by a group of bacteria called streptococcus bacteria. The symptoms for scarlet fever include red rashes, peeling of skin, fever, swollen toe nails, nausea, vomiting, sore throat and red tongue.
HOW IS SCARLET FEVER DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of Scarlet Fever is based on the typical symptoms and physical examination. The general physician will check out the child’s tongue, throat and tonsils. They may also check for enlarged lymph nodes. A swab of the tissue from back of throat is taken to detect the bacteria.
HOW IS SCARLET FEVER TREATED?
The treatment for scarlet fever includes antibiotics that are used to kill the bacteria which cause the throat infection. This is crucial to prevent rheumatic fever, a serious complication of strep throat and scarlet fever.
DID YOU KNOW?
Children aged 5-15 years are prone to Scarlet Fever as compared to older or younger ones.