exanthema subitum

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exanthema subitum exanthema su·bi·tum (sōō'bĭ-təm)
n.
A viral disease affecting infants and young children, characterized by a fever that lasts several days and a spotty rash that appears shortly after the fever has subsided. Also called roseola infantum, sixth disease.

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exanthema subitum

noun
a viral disease of infants and young children; characterized by abrupt high fever and mild sore throat; a few days later there is a faint pinkish rash that lasts for a few hours to a few days 
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