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Can hand foot and mouth disease last as long as a month? My 15mo. Has it and a friend said her child had it for a month. Is that realistic?

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Dr. John Ebner
Dermatology

In brief: Not likely

This is usually a 1-2 week illness.
Lasting longer may indicate the diagnosis is in question. See your doctor if iast longer than 2 weeks.

In brief: Not likely

This is usually a 1-2 week illness.
Lasting longer may indicate the diagnosis is in question. See your doctor if iast longer than 2 weeks.
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