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Can thrush be deadly?

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MalreeRose1208

Asked by MalreeRose1208 at 6:35 PM on Sep. 7, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/tc/thrush-topic-overview <-- Check out this website.
    ProudOhioMom

    Answer by ProudOhioMom at 6:45 PM on Sep. 7, 2008

  • If not treated the infection can spread to other places, like the brain. Thrush should be treated by using prescribed medicine or getting genetian violet from a drug store, both work well, genetian violet stains mouths, BUT it works faster and doesn't upset tummies like other meds do.
    tabi_cat1023

    Answer by tabi_cat1023 at 6:55 PM on Sep. 7, 2008

  • Oral thrush - MayoClinic.com


    Oral thrush — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of this fungal infection.
    www.mayoclinic.com/health/oral-thrush/DS00408 -
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 7:52 PM on Sep. 7, 2008

  • Thrush - An Oral Yeast Infection


    Thrush is a common infection that causes white patches inside a child's mouth. Learn about treating and preventing this common yeast infection.
    pediatrics.about.com/od/childhoodinfections/a/thrush.htm
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 7:52 PM on Sep. 7, 2008

  • No but it is horribly uncomfortable for baby!
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 3:21 PM on Sep. 8, 2008

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