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What should i do for four year old son's sore nipple ?

hi my 4yr old son complained of a sore nipple, when i looked the nipple is bright red and surounding skin is blue, it is still there 3weeks on with no change
Asked On : Mon, 28 Mar 2011
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Thanks for posting your query.

If it is associated with fever , pain and tenderness and redness it suggests infection.

In such cases he would need antibiotic coverage.

consult a general surgeon, since it needs good local examination.

Hope I have answered your query.

Wishing you good health.


Answered: Mon, 18 Jul 2011
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