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What is wrong?

My eight month old has four teeth and decided to use them on me about a week and a half ago, biting and ripping away at the same time. Now, the pain is worse than ever, with redness and swelling... I fear an infection. How, though, considering she didn't break any skin? (From what I saw, at least.) What could be the problem?

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theitalian3721

Asked by theitalian3721 at 3:26 PM on Oct. 15, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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Answers (3)
  • sounds like an infection to me...
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:27 PM on Oct. 15, 2008

  • It could possibly be a bruise under the skin. Or a blood blister of sorts.
    Mom2Dano

    Answer by Mom2Dano at 4:32 PM on Oct. 15, 2008

  • yeah its an infection u need to go to the doctor and see whats going on
    hinson7169

    Answer by hinson7169 at 4:55 PM on Oct. 15, 2008

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