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My son stepped on a Christmas ornament and now has a red streak running up his leg.

What is this?

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Asked by Anonymous at 1:05 PM on Dec. 1, 2009 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • Infection. Take him to a doctor.

    Answer by Jademom07 at 1:06 PM on Dec. 1, 2009

  • It is a potentially FATAL infection. TAKE HIM TO THE DOCTOR. It is a blood infection that can cause serious problems. Please heed this advice. He needs to be treated.

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:08 PM on Dec. 1, 2009

  • wow. You need to have him treated right away! With all the crap imported from other countries and the lead paint they use it may be an infection.

    Answer by okmommy08 at 1:11 PM on Dec. 1, 2009

  • Yeah, I agree. I'd call a doctor asap

    Answer by admckenzie at 4:34 PM on Dec. 1, 2009

  • This sounds like blood poisoning. He need to see a doctor immediately.

    Answer by rkoloms at 5:31 PM on Dec. 1, 2009

  • Hopefully you have taken this advice and already called your doctor.

    Answer by khedy at 6:17 PM on Dec. 1, 2009

  • Blood poisioning. Take him to the ER. I got blood poisioning from a bee sting.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 8:52 PM on Dec. 1, 2009

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