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?
Hfm disease. The bruising may be due your child scratching at the lesions.
Bruised feet. Maybe something else. HFM disease typically has white or clear blisters. Bruising suggests something else. See your doctor again. It maybe HSP (Henock schonlien purpura) which causes bruising of the legs. This condition lasts a few weeks and affects the kidneys and intestine as well. The key is the distribution of the rash. Legs only is HSP! .
Have mouth ulcers, red bumps on hands and feet. Right ear is a little draining and 101.6 fever. My DR appt in two days. Should I go to ER or wait?
Call your doctor. Call your doctor and explain your symptoms to the doctor or his nurse or physicians assistant. They can advise you on what to do, or see you sooner. Read more...
What kind of rash could my 1 year old daughter have her doctor has been perscribing her fluocinolone acetonide cream for almost 3 months now and her rash isnt going away im very worried she has red bumps all over her feet and hands wich are the worst and
This . This is difficult to answer without a picture. Possibilities include eczema (atopic dermatitis), psoriasis, allergic rash, drug rash, and scabies. Since you are not better, i would recommend she see a dermatologist for diagnosis and to discuss treatment options that can help. Does it look similar to the picture in the link below? Read more...