Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: FARNAAZ HAYAT | 2012-11-01

Q.

Rash under arms

4 year old has rash under arms and running down his sides. Been there for about a week but not spreading and no temperature.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This sounds like it could be a candida skin rash. Try Nystatin cream twice daily on the rash. If it does not clear after 5 days apply Mylocort cream twice daily until the rash has cleared up.

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