Hand, foot and mouth disease cases are reported in Sóc Trăng Province, Vietnam

Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) has reappeared in Sóc Trăng Province where 883 cases have been reported. Travellers who are travelling with small children who aremost susceptible to infection with this virus can decrease the risk of exposureto hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) virus by frequent hand washing andmaintaining careful personal hygiene.

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