What can be the cause of this condition?
C. Coxsachie A virus
D. Group A Streptococcus
Ans:C. Coxsachie A virus
Hand,Foot,Mouth disease is shown in the image.
HAND,FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE
- It typically begins with a fever and feeling generally unwell.This is followed a day or two later by flat discolored spots or bumps that may blister, on the hands, feet, and mouth, and occasionally buttocks and groin.
- Signs and symptoms normally appear 3–6 days after exposure to the virus. The rash generally goes away on its own in about a week.
- HFMD is highly contagious and is transmitted by nasopharyngeal secretions such as saliva or nasal mucus, by direct contact, or by fecal-oral transmission.
- Coxsackievirus A16 is the most common cause and Enterovirus 71 is the second-most common cause