Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
139 Doctors are Online

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

Date : 02-Nov-2013
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Child Health
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2003
Answered : 1506 Questions
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
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor