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Child has pimples due to heat. Itchy rash on face and body. Applied Calamine and Cetaphil. Need for concern? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Jun-2013
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Doctor:Good afternoon
User:Hi good afternoon doctor. , Am XXXX and this query is for my daughter who is 6.2years old. We live in Bangalore .
Doctor:please proceed
User:From yetrday onwards am seeing some small pimple kind (get it coz of heat)..i dnno whats the exact word for that
Doctor:It is probably due to the excess heat and sun burn
Doctor:Please apply calamine lotion to the daughters affected areas
User:in her face and body and slightly allergic kind of stuff in her face
User:i applied calamine lotion ysterday and today applied cetaphil cream also
User:but afterwards its increasd and itching also started for her
User:now applied calamine lotion
User:is it of any concern?
User:kind of rashes and bumps
Doctor:Is it possible for you to send the pictures of these rashes or pimples?
Doctor:Is it possible for you to send the pictures of these rashes or pimples?
User:not now
User:am not at home now and in office
Doctor:you may send it to me later also
Doctor:you may go home and take a picture and send me
User:am planng to take her to docotr today
User:ok..i will do that
Doctor:that would be ideal
User:is that of any concern? it started from yestrday..but no fever or anything
User:what could be the reason:?
Doctor:I am sorry
Doctor:Without having to have a look at it, I am unable to comment on what it could be
Doctor:Going by the history, it seems like a sun burn
User:thanks docotr
Doctor:I am sorry
Doctor:Thank you too
User:then i will checkw ith the docotr
Doctor:please go ahead
Doctor:Thank you too
Doctor:Is that all for now?
Doctor:Take care
Doctor:Nothing to worry
User:ok thanks
Doctor:Your daughter will be fine soon
Doctor:Bye for now
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