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Fifth Disease - References

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  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2009). Parvovirus B19 (Erythema infectiosum, fifth disease). In LK Pickering et al., eds., Red Book: 2009 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases, 28th ed., pp: 491-493. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics.

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Last Updated: September 09, 2014
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