• Parvovirus B19 | About Fifth Disease | CDC

    www.cdc.gov/parvovirusB19/fifth-disease.html Fifth disease is a mild rash illness caused by parvovirus B19. This disease, also called erythema infectiosum, got its name because it was fifth in a list of ...
  • Fifth Disease - Nemours: Kids Health

    kidshealth.org/parent/infections/bacterial_viral/fifth.html Fifth disease, which is especially common in kids between the ages of 5 and 15, usually produces a distinctive red rash on the face that makes a child appear to have ...
  • The Basics on Fifth Disease - WebMD - Better information ...

    www.webmd.com/children/guide/understanding-fifth-disease-basics Fifth disease got its name many years ago when it was the fifth on a list of the six recognized childhood rash-forming illnesses; the others include rubella, measles, ...