Scarlet fever resurgence!

Scarlet fever has made a comeback after many years.  http://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/laninf/PIIS1473-3099(17)30694-1.pdf

It is a bacterial (Group A Streptococci) infection, thus needs antibiotics for treatment. Here is a good link about the condition https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/scarlet-fever/

Author: ramnikmathur

Private Paediatrician and specialist in allergies

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