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Photoguide: Some clinical features of scarlet fever

1) Strawberry tongue initially appears white, but when the coating is lost appears beefy and red; the patient also has circumoral pallor around the mouth. 2) A red, blanching rash usually develops by day two. It often starts on the upper trunk, before spreading to the neck and limbs.

Source  BSIP SA / Alamy and Dr P Marazzi / Science Photo Library