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What is hand foot and mouth (HFM) disease?

Related Topics: Foot, Hand, Mouth
 

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Hand foot and mouth disease (HFM) is a viral infection characterized by fever and a typical rash most frequently seen on the palms of the hands, soles of the feet, and inside the mouth. It should not be confused with foot (hoof) and mouth disease that affects cattle, sheep, and swine.

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