Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Neressa | 2010/02/26

Q.

White Patch around my daughters mouth

My daughter is 11 months &  has a white patch around her mouth for about 6 months.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This could be due to a candida [thrush] infection. There are other possible causes especially if the white patch has been there for 6 months.Please take your baby to be seen by a doctor so that a proper diagnosis can be made.

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