Sarampión en la espalda

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Sarampión en la espalda

Aún se presentan brotes de sarampión en los Estados Unidos, en especial entre las poblaciones que no toman en cuenta las inmunizaciones o en áreas donde los niveles de inmunización han descendido bajo el nivel crítico. Ésta es una infección infantil moderada cuyos síntomas son la erupción (como la que se observa aquí), las manchas de Koplik, los ojos enrojecidos, la fotofobia y la tos.

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  • Last Reviewed on 08/01/2012
  • Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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