Measles often starts with cold-like
symptoms, such as:
Within another few days, a red rash
appears. It often starts on the face and then spreads to the rest of the body. Once the
rash appears, the fever may get much higher. This rash fades after 4 to 7 days as
symptoms go away.
The symptoms of measles may look
like other health problems. Make sure your child sees his or her healthcare provider for