Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Jay | 2011/02/04

Q.

Rash

Hi there

My child has a rash on his wrist , which gets flaky now and then . I''ve tried Elocon , Advantan , Eucerin but nothing seems to be helping him at all . He is 3 yrs old . Please advise .

Thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You do not mention if this rash is only on one of your son's wrists.If so,it is possible that this is a kind of ringworm. Try Canesten cream applied twice daily to the rash. Let me know if the rash does not clear up after 10 days.

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