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Abscess

An abscess is a pocket of pus that forms at the site of infected tissue. An abscess can form on the skin or on tissues within the body and cause...

Measles

Measles, also known as rubeola, is a very contagious viral illness. It has a distinct rash and a fever. It is usually spread through direct contact with droplets from coughs or sneezes from a person with measles.

Chickenpox

Chickenpox is a common childhood disease. It causes an itchy, blistering rash and is easily spread to others.

Mononucleosis

Mononucleosis (also called mono) is a contagious viral infection usually spread by contact with saliva - often by kissing - which usually causes mild flu-like symptoms. Early symptoms include headache, nausea, tiredness and general muscle aching. This is followed by sore throat and fever.