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Lymph swelling of a 4.5 years old baby, what is the cure ?

Hello my 4 year 6 months son got swollen groin or lymph since from a week and his doctor gave antibiotic and ibugesic syrup and from 6 days he is taking but still swelling and pain is there please tell me what to do?
Asked On : Thu, 13 Jan 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi. Welcome to Healthcaremagic

Most of the time the groin swelling is due to viral or bacterial infection. So give 2-4 weeks. Use antibiotics for 10 days. If after 2-4 weeks , the swelling persists and painful, then he may need Fine Needle Aspiration.

Regards, Dr. Jagdish
Answered: Thu, 13 Jan 2011
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