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How is hand, foot and mouth disease treated?

There is no specific treatment for hand, foot and mouth disease and it usually passes in a few days. However, acetaminophen or ibuprofen may be used to relieve discomfort and fever.

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Author: Dr Idan Ben-Barak PhD, MSc, BSc (Med)
First answered: 18 Sep 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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