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A child presents with slapped cheek appearance of face, diagnosis is: (AIIMS Nov 2013)



A Pityriasis alba
B Leprosy

C Tinea versicolor
D Erythema infectiosum

Ans. D
Erythema infectiosum

The initial cutaneous manifestation of erythema infectiosum (5th disease) is a malar flush, giving the appearance of "slapped cheeks". It is a viral infection caused by parvovirus.

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