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babies get mouth ulcers?

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Asked by s.bryant at 9:33 PM on Dec. 17, 2009 in Kids' Health

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  • Yes:

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:55 PM on Dec. 17, 2009

  • tanks so much...

    Answer by s.bryant at 10:26 PM on Dec. 17, 2009

  • yep yep they can most commonly its thrust and yes eaven brest fed baies can get thrush altho it is far less common.

    Answer by jajamama at 6:17 PM on Dec. 18, 2009

  • ?it is less common for breastfed baby to get thrush? The ONLY babies I know who have gotten it were breastfed and about half my friends formula feed. Thrush does not typically cause "ulcers" but rather a thick white coating on the mouth. But yes they can get ulcers why couldn't they? I would definitely have it checked by a doctor though and get it treated quickly so as not to mess with feeding.

    Answer by aeneva at 9:10 AM on Dec. 19, 2009

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