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    Default Hand foot and mouth what should I be looking for?

    I have just been told be my child care that they have had a confirmed case of hf&m what should I look out for with my kids?

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    Incubation period tends to be around 5-7 days. First signs tend to be irritability with possible low grade temp. Few days later blisters in/around mouth, on hands and feet and sometimes nappy area Contagious till blisters dry out. We are in the same boat at the moment. The little ones from my mothers group recovered quite quickly. Off there food and feeds for a day or two. Good luck

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