An occurrence of Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease has occurred in one of our classrooms at Foothill Ranch Middle School today. There is a chance that your student(s) may have been exposed to the virus even if your child is not in this class. It is very contagious.
1. Symptoms include (but are not limited to):
· First sign is often a FEVER
· Followed by
o Sore throat
· Painful, red, blister-like lesions occur on the tongue, gums and inside the cheeks
· A red rash with or without itching with blistering on the palms, soles and sometimes on the buttocks
· Loss of appetite
2. The usual period from initial infection to the onset of signs and symptoms (incubation period) is three to six days.
If your child is diagnosed with Hand, Foot, and Mouth, they will not be able to attend school for at least a week and until they are no longer display symptoms.
For more information, please click the two PDF hyperlinks below, where you will find more information and/or contact your health care provider if you think your child may have hand, foot, and mouth disease.
hand foot and mouth 2.pdf
Hand foot mouth SP Enfermedad de mano pie y boca.pdf
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