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Moscullum Contagiosum

Moscullum Contagiosum - What it is

Molluscum contagiosum (MC) is a common skin infection in children caused by a poxvirus (molluscum contagiosum virus).

It is spread through skin-to-skin contact and can spread between family members. It can spread from one part of the body to another, especially in children with atopic eczema.

MC occurs most often in school-going children.

Moscullum Contagiosum - Causes and Risk Factors

Moscullum Contagiosum - Diagnosis

Moscullum Contagiosum - Preparing for surgery

Moscullum Contagiosum - Post-surgery care

Moscullum Contagiosum - Other Information

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