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My baby is almost 2 years old and she has developed some red dots and they itch and they are in a circle on her leg. They wont go away..any advice?

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miranda1995

Asked by miranda1995 at 4:57 PM on Feb. 1, 2013 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Take her to the doctor. It's ringworm - a fungal infection that is HIGHLY contagious. Get it treated NOW before you all catch it.
    winterglow

    Answer by winterglow at 4:54 AM on Feb. 2, 2013

  • Can you post a picture of it?

    You really should bring her to the doctor.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 6:15 PM on Feb. 1, 2013

  • Does she wear snap up jammies? Is there a metal fastener against her skin at that spot? If it isn't ringworm, it is a reaction to metal against her skin. Avoid that type of clothing.
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 5:36 PM on Feb. 1, 2013

  • Take her to a doctor. Find out and get it treated.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 5:33 PM on Feb. 1, 2013

  • Ring worm or eczema

    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 5:22 PM on Feb. 1, 2013

  • Yeah it sounds exactly like ring worm. It could be from her playing in dirt or if you have an animal.
    AngelNValdez

    Answer by AngelNValdez at 5:14 PM on Feb. 1, 2013

  • I would try some anti-fungal cream like you would use for athlete's foot - it's the same family of fungus. Use it until the inflammation and itching is gone. If you don't see improvement in a few days, take her to the doc
    daylily888

    Answer by daylily888 at 5:03 PM on Feb. 1, 2013

  • sounds like ring worm
    luvmygrandbaby

    Answer by luvmygrandbaby at 5:00 PM on Feb. 1, 2013

  • kinda like this?


    Ringworm, tinea corporis on an infant's leg

    daylily888

    Answer by daylily888 at 4:59 PM on Feb. 1, 2013

  • ringworm
    daylily888

    Answer by daylily888 at 4:58 PM on Feb. 1, 2013

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