Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Jenny | 2010/09/20

Q.

Boils in children

My 2 year old granddaughter has eczema, and has now started breaking out in boils, she had a stye on her eye last week and this morning she has a fever blister. Please help what can we do to help her?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

She will need antibiotics to clear up this staph infection which is causing the boils and the stye. Please take her to see a doctor.

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