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Can hand foot and mouth disease only cause blisters around the mouth?
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In brief: NO
No it can also cause lesions on the hands and feet.

In brief: NO
No it can also cause lesions on the hands and feet.
Dr. Lorry Melnick
Dr. Lorry Melnick
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In brief: Yes
Hfm may only cause blisters in and around the mouth.
It effects the hands and feet in more advanced cases.

In brief: Yes
Hfm may only cause blisters in and around the mouth.
It effects the hands and feet in more advanced cases.
Dr. Jeffrey Boggs
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