A 39-year-old female asked:
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my 5 year old has been diagnosed with hand foot and mouth disease. red bumps and swelling but today purple bruising on the feet. is bruising normal?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Hfm disease: The bruising may be due your child scratching at the lesions
Answered on Jan 2, 2016
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