What causes falky skin on scalp of an infant? - Online Doctor Chats
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My baby is 3 n half month old
Wat can be done to cure this
Since when is this dandruff kind off stuff is present?
?since one month
Is the stuff sticky in nature? Can you upload a picture so that it would be easy for me to diagnose the condition?
No it XXXXXXX not sticky... It looks like dry flakes
Can you upload a photo?
Sorry couldnt takee aa snap
Initially it wasas like aa crust slowly it had gone... Noww it iss like small dru flakes all'll over the head
Other than this avoid hair oil and any shave of the head till it is diagnosed.
Could be a fungal infection. but needs to be diagnosed as said before.
It would be very difficult to suggest without examining.
Do you have any more queries for me to help you with?
II had applied that cream once forr myy baby... Will it cause any side effects
It is a mild steroid cream and shouldn't have any side effects if applied once or twice.
Do you have any more queries for me?
By. When can we start solid food
As your baby is 3 and half months. till 6 months it is exclusive breast feeding and after 6 months slow weaning with semi solid and solid foods gradually.
Ok... Which food too start first
semi solid foods like dal, gangi, liquid consistency upma.
How about juice like carrot
yes, if it is completely filtered.
Is there anything else I can help you with?
Can we give grape water when baby cries
At present mother's milk is enough and no other feed is advised.
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