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A 20-year-old female asked:

Have had hfmd for about a week now blisters on my hands and feet are changing color and getting hard is this normal? how can i help the healing proces

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Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 25 years experience
HFM disease: Hand Foot Mouth Disease is a viral infection during which rashes appear usually to the palms, soles, and mouth. The appearance of the rash can be somewhat variable, but healing with darker pigmentation and a small scab or scale is not uncommon, and not dangerous. Permanent scarring should not occur provided the scales are not picked at.

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Last updated Jun 25, 2014

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