Viral Exanthems: Roseola

What is it? Also known as … Sixth Disease, Roseola Infantum, Exanthema Subitum or Three-day Fever. What is Roseola? Roseola is a viral disease that commonly affects infants and toddlers. What causes it? Roseola is most frequently caused by human herpes virus-6 (HHV-6) Despite containing the word ‘herpes’ this condition is not associated with cold […]