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Purple dots on his legs......what could it be??

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JPSMOM1108

Asked by JPSMOM1108 at 11:37 PM on Mar. 11, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Take him to the doctor or the er cause that is weird sounding and h eprolly should not have purple polka dots ya know......
    Peekalou

    Answer by Peekalou at 11:40 PM on Mar. 11, 2009

  • Id take him to see a doctor as soon as you can. It could be nothing red dots are normal for babies and toddlers to get but I would get purple dots checked out!
    Mumma07

    Answer by Mumma07 at 11:41 PM on Mar. 11, 2009

  • if you press lightly on them do they turn lighter? if not, i would definitely call the doctor. Does he have a fever or anything? That would make a difference too if you are trying to decide whether to call or not.
    mnt_2_b_mommy

    Answer by mnt_2_b_mommy at 11:59 PM on Mar. 11, 2009

  • Ummm...marker?!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:53 AM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • I would take a child with a purple rash to the er. It could be mengicoccal meningitis.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:37 AM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • My dd got purple lines and spots on her legs and arms. It just turned out to be that she was cold. Try covering up the baby and see if they go away...
    MadisynsMom0114

    Answer by MadisynsMom0114 at 12:26 PM on Mar. 13, 2009

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