Herpangina

What is Herpangina?

Blisters in the mouth that are painful caused by the coxzackie virus.

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I m pretty sure my daughter has herpangina (?sp). She has red/white blisters on roof of her mouth and her throat. No hand/ foot sores. Her tongue...

doctor1 MD

Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.

Herpangina is a self-limited syndrome which resolves on its own after a week or so.

Treatment is supportive,...

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hello doctor, i smoked marijuana with pipe, no filters, is it dangerous for me to develop a throat cancer, i'm 18, and i have been smoking 3-times...

doctor1 MD

thanks for your query, i have gone through your query. the herpangina may cause multiple ulcers its because of Coxsackie group A virus infection....

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Are there any specific signs/symptoms to differentiate HFMD, Herpangina, and HSV1? My toddler has the symptoms common to these, plus it started...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
could be herpes infection.

Detailed Answer:
Hello and thanks for sharing your concern.

In answer to your query I would say it is...

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