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is herpangina contagious in adults?

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Dr. David Mcnay
Dentistry 26 years experience
For kids: Kids usually have this virus and it is self limiting. In other words there are no effective treatments for this. Antivirals don't do well against it nor antibiotics. Adults have much less to worry about with this enterovirus.

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