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A 45-year-old member asked:

What do you suggest if my toddler has hand, foot & mouth disease & i am 21 weeks pg!?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 38 years experience
Nothing: It usually takes 3 to 6 days for a person to get symptoms of hand-foot-and-mouth disease after being exposed to the virus. If you got infected, there is normally no risk to the unborn baby, as complications are extremely rare.
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