Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Concerned mom | 2009-02-18

Q.

Pls - urgent

My little boys is 2 yrs 8 months. Since sunday his shaft of his penis is red and swollon. He did complain once that it was sore when he weed - not he does not complain anymore. He is not circumsized, but the skin does go back over the head. He did allow his father last night to do this. What can the problem be ???

Also he sweats under his arms - as far as i know this is not normal

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your son may have a urinary infection. It would be best for him to be seen by his doctor. His urine must be tested.

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