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thrush in a baby s mouth

A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zahid Ahmed
11 years experience Dentistry
Dont think so: This doesnt sound like a good idea, at all. Thrush is a fungal infection and needs a proper anti fungal medication that can be prescribed by a physici ... Read More
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Not advisable: There is much folklore surrounding the use of urine as a cure-all, but little evidence of any benefit. Urine should be sterile and not cause disease, ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Rasak
33 years experience Cardiology
Really?: No!

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: The pattern of your baby's infections can be reviewed during a consult to determine if further work up is needed. For uncomplicated thrush, Nystatin s ... Read More
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Dr. Laura Webb
13 years experience Pediatrics
Its possible: Whiteness on a baby's tongue is likely to be due to milk or thrush. If you can wipe it off then it was likely milk residue. If you can't, it may be ... Read More
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Dr. Laura Webb
13 years experience Pediatrics
: If there are white spots in other places besides the surface of the tongue, such as back of the throat or in your baby's cheeks its possible s/he may ... Read More
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
35 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe...: ...Thrush typically comes on the inside of the cheek, edge (not top) of the tongue, and inside of the lips and gums. It also does not come off with g ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Your post does not give your location. In the USA it is common for a doc to just call in a prescription oral solution called nystatin. This is painted ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Thrush: At this young age I feel it is best to see your pediatrician for advice and treatment. You should be going to her two week check. If you have alread ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Newborn:"Thrush" ?: It is best to have a pediatrician examine your 3 wks. old infant. There are infections which can appear similar to "thrush".
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A female asked:
Dr. Alireza Raboubi
15 years experience Family Medicine
No: unlikely that one time with cause thrush
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Froude
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Unusual: These are the main risks for vaginal candida. Diabetes Steroid therapy Antibiotics Do any of these apply? How is your baby now? Fluconozale table ... Read More

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