February 14, 2020

Vax Facts Friday 2.14.20

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Q. It’s #VaxFactsFriday! Which of the following is not typically a symptom of measles?

A. Vomiting
B. Rash
C. Pink eye (conjunctivitis)
D. Fever

 

 

 

The correct answer is A. Vomiting
A red, pinpoint rash beginning on face and spreading to rest of body, pink eye and fever are all common symptoms of measles. In fact, the distinctive rash is often the most telling sign of measles infection.

 

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