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Is thrush and hand, foot & mouth the same disease?

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Dr. David Kam
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Oral thrush is a yeast infection while hand, foot ; mouth disease is a viral infection.

In brief: No

Oral thrush is a yeast infection while hand, foot ; mouth disease is a viral infection.
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Thrush is a yeast infection whereas hand foot mouth disease is caused by enteroviruses.

In brief: No

Thrush is a yeast infection whereas hand foot mouth disease is caused by enteroviruses.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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