A 27-year-old male asked:
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My 2 week old son has red pimples/rash on hes bottom. what can be causing this and what is the best remedy for this?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
Most common: reason for a rash in THAT LOCATION in a 2 WEEK OLD is Diaper rash which is treatable with MANY OTC lotions creams etc etc however for which frequent diaper changes is the MAJOT treatment! This advice is from a father x3 and a grandfather x 6...and me Hope it is helpful Dr Z Dr Z
Answered on Dec 23, 2017

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