Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: nana | 2011/02/21

Q.

measles

Hi doc my son went for measle immunisation at 9month he has a rush on his elbows im just consent what can be the couse of its

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is not due to measles. The most common cause of a rash in the elbows in a baby of 9 months is eczema. Apply a mild cortisone cream such as Mylocort Cream for a few days to clear the rash and after this use Epimax Junior on his arms and legs after bathing him.

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