What is the role of antiviral medications in the treatment of parvovirus B19 (B19V) infection?

Updated: Oct 11, 2019
  • Author: David J Cennimo, MD, FAAP, FACP, AAHIVS; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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No antiviral therapy is available to treat parvovirus B19 (B19V) infections. Children rarely require specific therapy other than acetaminophen for fever.

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