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Category: Dermatology
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Both my kids have red bumps on the pad of their fingers.

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Hi, both my kids have red bumps on the pad of their fingers. We're in a really hot place right now so it might be a slight burn, but I'm worried it could also be an infection. My son (7) has it on all his fingers bar the thumbs and my daughter (9) on the middle fingers and on 3 toes.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


Thanks for the question.

It can be hand foot and mouth disease.

This is a virus.

IT is harmless.

They might not develop any symptoms at all other than this.

Glad to look at a picture here.

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