Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anonymous | 2009/06/15

Q.

Teething problem

Hope you can help, my little boy he is 6 months old teething the problem is he scratches below and the upper gums and it looks like the upper one is whiter so is possible that he can start with the upper teeth and from what i have heard is not good for a baby to start with the upper teeth is there anything i can do or get from the Chemist to stop this. pls help

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

There is no problem if your baby's upper teeth come through first, so do not be at all concerned about this. It is quite common for the upper two incisor teeth to come through first.

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