Fifth disease in children living in Belém, Brazil

Mário F. R. de Miranda, A. C. Linhares, J. A. Shirley
1989 Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo  
Acute sera from two children suffering from an illness with an erythematous rash were positive for B 19 virus specific IgM antibody, as tested by a capture radioimmunoassay. The first patient, a two year old boy, presented with a cutaneous rash of six days duration, the second was a four year old girl, sister of the first patient, who was examined at the same time and had a three day history of cutaneous rash.
doi:10.1590/s0036-46651989000500011 pmid:2560841 fatcat:3gwvgikslbb65p6shrzm4v7oni