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Infant. Rashes on lower back. Suggest - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 11-Jun-2013
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Doctor:Good morning
Doctor:xxxxxxx here
Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:good morning
User:i have a baby who is 7 months onld
Doctor:Good to hear that
User:i have a query related to her
User:will you be able to assist
Doctor:Please proceed
User:she has rashes on her lower back
User:have noticed it from past 2 weeks
Doctor:Sorry on that
Doctor:Is it nappy rash?
User:above that
User:lower back
Doctor:Can you send a picture of the rash?
Doctor:Can you mail me?
User:hmm not as of now
User:i m in office and i didnt take the photo
Doctor:did you try any medicines on the rash?
Doctor:No problem
Doctor:Please try using calamine lotion on the affected areas
User:where are you located
Doctor:Keep the area dry and clean
Doctor:Nothing serious to worry about the rashes
Doctor:Infants do get them often
User:so i can apply calamine lotion
Doctor:Yes, you can
User:but its there from past 2 weeks
Doctor:Does the baby have fever too?
User:and her skin was very smooth before but now its not the same on the legs
User:nope by the grace of god no other problem
User:its become little l
User:rough on the legs
Doctor:Not to worry then
Doctor:Apply calamine lotion twice to thrice daily
Doctor:watch for a week
Doctor:Keep the area dry else
User:then i will do that
Doctor:Let me know the progression
Doctor:Is that all for now?
User:i can reach you directly from here
Doctor:Yes sure
Doctor:You can ask for me in the beginning of the chat
User:thanks for the help
Doctor:Thank you too
User:thank you
Doctor:Wish you baby quick recovery
Doctor:bye for now
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