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Infant having heat boils on thigh, tummy and hand. Suggest the treatment? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 02-Nov-2013
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User:Hi Doc, my daughter is 20 day old
User:and got heat boils (water bubbles) on her thightummyand hand
Doctor:sorry to hear that
User:wanted to understand the reason for the same and precuation / medication for the same
Doctor:reason could be due to change in climate condition
Doctor:Since she is just 20 days old, she is getting used to the external environment
Doctor:it is normal to get this heat boils
Doctor:does she have fever as well?
Doctor:is she feeding well on the mother's milk?
Doctor:nothing to worry then
Doctor:keep her airy for a few hours
Doctor:without any clothes
Doctor:You can apply mild baby lotion from XXXXXXX and XXXXXXX
User:is there any cream or oil which will help her
Doctor:Do not cover up the baby with too many clothes
Doctor:she should be fine soon
Doctor:just one thind
User:yes plz
Doctor:It seems like you have posted a query on the same
Doctor:would you like an answer for that as well?
User:the same can b ignored now
Doctor:i shall do the same
Doctor:good day
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