Rheumatic Fever risks
Rheumatic Fever

  • Children
  • Scarlet Fever
  • Strep Throat
  • Family history of rheumatic fever (situation)
  • overcrowded living conditions
  • Living in residence with poor sanitation
  • Scarlet fever is an infection that may develop after strep throat. It usually affects children between six and 15 years old. It can cause a rash that consists of small red bumps and feels like sandpaper.
  • Strep throat is a bacterial infection that causes inflammation and pain in the throat. This common condition is caused by group A Streptococcus bacteria.
back to top
General Drug Tools
General Drug Tools view all tools
Health Management
Health Management Programs view all programs
Tools for
Healthy Living
Tools for Healthy Living view all tools
Search Tools
Search Tools view all tools
Insurance Plan Tools
Insurance Plan Tools view all tools