Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Chabi | 2011/07/06

Q.

5 week old baby face rash

my 5 week old baby has rash(red bumps) all over his face &  behind the ears,should I take him to the dr?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is probably a temporary rash which very often occurs in young infants and is known as 'milia'.The rash is thought to be due to hormonal changes in the baby. It clears up without any treatment.

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