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Child having small pimples at back. Is it a rash or allergy? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 05-Jun-2013
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User:I am XXXXXX here
Doctor:This is Dr XXXXXXX
User:how are you?
Doctor:I am good
Doctor:How are you doing?
Doctor:How can I help
User:My son is 1yr 2 months old
User:in his back he got small pimples kind
Doctor:can you send me a picture?
User:I thought it is rashes
User:or allergy
User:it will go automaically
User:now that is spreading his body
Doctor:Should be a viral infection then
Doctor:Any fever, cough, running nose etc
User:worried...............can you please tell what it might be
Doctor:As I said
Doctor:It could be viral
Doctor:Does he have any other complaints?
User:he is alright
Doctor:Fever, cough, cold etc
Doctor:is he as active as before?
Doctor:thats good news
Doctor:This should subside in some time
Doctor:But just to be on the safe side
Doctor:I would want him to be seen by a pediatrician
Doctor:although we are not looking at giving him any special treatment right now
User:i am taking him today
Doctor:except feeding him well and maybe giving him a zinc supplement
User:Another thing is
User:I have gained too much wait....hence I am taking some shake drinks from Herbal life.......and i feed him.............I worried if it is because of it
Doctor:It could be an allergy
Doctor:we cant rule that out
Doctor:but please stop your shakes
Doctor:not only for your son but for yourself as well
User:I dont have any issues
User:i am alright
Doctor:for the weight
Doctor:stop taking these shakes
Doctor:its not the right way to lose weight
User:I am not loosing the weight complete
User:instead i gained wait
User:by 2 KG
User:they have advised me to take shakes morning and evening
Doctor:I am not able to get this across
User:and to have lunch
Doctor:Can I call you?
Doctor:I'll just close this char
Doctor:will call you in 2 minutes
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