Cover each bump to prevent the virus from spreading to other body parts.
This also discourages kids from scratching, poking, or opening them, which can spread the infection.
Have kids wash their hands frequently (before and after going to the bathroom to avoid spreading the infection to their genitals).
Because molluscum can be transmitted to other parts of the body picking at the bumps or opening them creates an opportunity for the virus to spread.
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When managing molluscum contagiosum you might consider speaking to a dermatologist to determine the best course of action for your family and child.
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