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Should I be wor­ried?

QMy GP’s di­ag­nosed my two-year-old son with hand, foot and mouth dis­ease. Is it se­ri­ous? Aimee, Low­est­oft

Anoth­ing to do with foot and mouth in an­i­mals, it’s a virus in­fec­tion that usu­ally causes a fever and sore throat fol­lowed by spots and blis­ters in­side the mouth, and on hands and feet. it’s not se­ri­ous and he will get bet­ter, but he should stay off nurs­ery un­til all his spots have cleared.

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