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Hand, foot and mouth disease at preschool. Should my kids just go catch it and be immune?
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In brief: Probably will
Contagious virus which is harmless.
Treatment is supportive.Tylenol (acetaminophen) for fever, topical antihistamines/steroids (otc) for rash, and antacids for mouth rasr.Return to school when afebrile.

In brief: Probably will
Contagious virus which is harmless.
Treatment is supportive.Tylenol (acetaminophen) for fever, topical antihistamines/steroids (otc) for rash, and antacids for mouth rasr.Return to school when afebrile.
Dr. Dennis Berger
Dr. Dennis Berger
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In brief: Not a bad idea
A mild case may not hurt.

In brief: Not a bad idea
A mild case may not hurt.
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