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Child having rash near anus. Cries when is cleaned. How to treat it? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 04-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Child Health
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Practicing since : 2005
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Doctor:How are you?
User:i am fine...thanks
User:needed some help
User:my daughter 2 yrs 06m old....wgt 13 kg is having reddish XXXXXXX near her potty place.....she cries when we clean her after doing potty.....any cream that we can apply
Doctor:Please go ahead
Doctor:Are you using a diaper for her
User:she tells us whenever she wants to Pee/Potty
Doctor:As of now, XXXXXXX you should use vaseline jelly and betnovate cream
Doctor:But I would suggest that if its changing after the other you mean
Doctor:Generally, you can apply vaseline every time you clean her
Doctor:Twice a day, you can apply Betnovate
Doctor:Thats it
Doctor:Can you send me a picture XXXXXX
User:about the changing thing....
Doctor:of the rash?
Doctor:I dont want to be missing anything
User:ok then what
Doctor:If its a fungal infection or something else
Doctor:I want to make sure its not something for which you need to go see a physician
Doctor:So please send a picture across suggested by you...will use vase/betnovet.....if it doesnt heal...i shall take her to her paedetrician
Doctor:Yes please
Doctor:you should observe for 2-3 days
Doctor:if it doesnt respond
User:thanks Dr XXXXXXX
Doctor:take her
Doctor:Is there anything else I can help with?
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me
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