Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Tuduetso | 2010-09-16

Q.

Mouth Sores

My 10 year old keeps on developing sores in his month and they come and go, they become yellowish and very painful, we went to several doctors. What can be the problem.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This soumds like a problem with a virua infection called herpes stomatitis. Your son needs to be treated with a special medicine for herpes virus infections. Please take him to your nearest paediatric hospital or clinic.

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