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staff infection on ear

My 10 month old has a ear infection and its on the outer part.Its very swollen and red with white bump that has pus and blood that comes out.I took her to ER cause cound't get into doctor(weekend)and they gave her medicine, but is checking for staff!Has anyone babies ever had staff on their ear?I mean my 2 year old had it on her arm about a month ago.

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Asked by Anonymous at 12:50 AM on Jan. 12, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • they might have touched each other at one point and it can take a while to develop.... and i have seen many people with it on there ear

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:54 AM on Jan. 12, 2009

  • Any area of the skin can get it. If your 2-year-old had it, your baby may very well have picked it up. Give her the medicine and be sure to get those results sent to your regular doctor.

    Answer by kaycee14 at 12:55 AM on Jan. 12, 2009

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