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A 47-year-old member asked:

my son was diagnosed with hand foot and mouth disease and he also has spots on his body. is this normal?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
No : It's a virus, but it is self limiting.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
Yes it is normal: Hand foot and mouth disese can give some spots on the body as well, so the spots are part of the hand foot and mouth disease.

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Last updated Dec 26, 2012

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