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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: malvino | 2006/04/18

Q.

8month baby has pimples allover body

my 8 month old son has pimples all over his body, they appeared 4 days ago, he has no fever and does not seem to experience any discomfort, they are now drying out.........could they be chicken pox or an insect bite, very worried (mutare , zimbabwe)

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

He probably has scabies. Take him to your nearest clinic for treatment.

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