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

Baby has pyogenic granuloma on navel. What treatment should be taken to get relief?

My 9 month old has a pyogenic granuloma? On his belly button. At 6 months his doc used what looked like a q tip with some black stuff on it and we weren t able to give him a bath for 2 days. But now it has come back after 3 m. I noticed it maybe 1 week ago and tonight it just looks really big. Bigger then it s ever been. What can I do to get rid of it, does it bother him, and why did it come back?
Asked On : Mon, 13 Aug 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  130
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Pediatrician 's  Response
Welcome to Healthcare Magic Forum,
It needs to be completely removed. Take your child to a pediatric surgeona dn it will be removed, its a very simple and uncomplicated procedure
Your child will be fine.
Answered: Tue, 14 Aug 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© 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