Adult hand foot and mouth disease
26 Jul Hand-foot-and-mouth disease — a mild, contagious viral infection common in Some people, particularly adults, can pass the virus without.
22 Dec However, it can sometimes occur in older children and adults. Typical symptoms of hand, foot, and mouth disease include fever, mouth sores.
Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
What is hand, foot and mouth disease and what causes it?
Description:Lists a feature story, podcast, and other CDC resources about personal hygiene Prevention People infected with hand, foot, and mouth disease can spread it to others when they cough or sneeze. Lower your risk of being infected by doing the following: Wash your hands often with soap and water Disinfect dirty surfaces and soiled items Avoid close contact such as kissing, hugging, or sharing eating utensils or cups with infected people Commonly Confused With Foot-and-Mouth Disease Hand, foot, and mouth disease is often confused with foot-and-mouth disease also called hoof-and-mouth disease , which affects cattle, sheep, and swine. However, the two diseases are caused by different viruses and are not related. Humans do not get the animal disease, and animals do not get the human disease.