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Nappy rash - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   Hi doctor.. My baby is two weeks old and he has got a nappy rash..
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   sure we will assist you
User :   It is there from two days and is very painful.. What can I do now
Doctor :   since when is the rash?
User :   two to three days
Doctor :   tell me few questions more
Doctor :   fever?
User :   no..
User :   Not yet..
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   where is the rash exactly?
User :   in his anus
Doctor :   k
User :   It is red slightly swollen and looks pimply
Doctor :   is it passing stools and feeding well?
Doctor :   baby
User :   Yes..
Doctor :   may be it is a diaper rash
User :   may be.. so what is to be done..
Doctor :   caused with dampness of stools and other irritation
Doctor :   keep the skin dry

Doctor :   clean the cloth diapers in soap waters and keep it dry
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