Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Nhini | 2010/10/19

Q.

Please help

My 2 year old fell when she was playing with other kids at creche now she got sores in the mouth, what can i buy to sooth the pains.

Thanks doc

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

I am not sure if the sores in your child's mouth are due to her hurting her mouth or whether she has developed an infection in her mouth called herpes stomatitis. Either way it will help to relieve her pain if you apply Teejel oral gel to the sores in her mouth.

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