Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Ziyanda | 2012/05/08

Q.

10 year old acne

Dear doc,my daughter who is turning 11 in October 2012,has developed pimples on her face esp forehead not sure if its purbrty setting in.should i take her to a dermatologist?.The pimples are not sore dont have pass as well.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is indeed possible that your daughter has acne. It would be a good idea to start treatment as early as possible. She should be seen by a dermatologist.

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