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J R Coll Gen Pract. 1975 January; 25(150): 35–38.
PMCID: PMC2157646

Hand, foot and mouth disease—1973


Nine cases of hand, foot and mouth disease were found in a small area within a month. The condition is benign, commonest in small children, and the infectivity is low. It is suggested a fuller investigation be considered in 1976.

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  • ALSOP J, FLEWETT TH, FOSTER JR. "Hand-foot-and-mouth disease" in Birmingham in 1959. Br Med J. 1960 Dec 10;2(5214):1708–1711. [PMC free article] [PubMed]

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