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My child just recentley had surgery to bring his testicles down. he had an epidural now he has a warm rash area in his lower back?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics 56 years experience
Rash: It's always best for a doctor to see a rash for proper diagnosis so bring him to his pediatrician or a skin doctor, not the surgeon.
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
Anesthesiology 29 years experience
Have it looked : At. It could be a contact dermatitis due to the adhesive used to secure the epidural.

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Last updated Nov 12, 2012

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