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A 27-year-old female asked:

Hi, my 4weeks old baby has white patches inside his mouth i suspect oral thrush, can i self medicate? if yes how?

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Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
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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Last updated Apr 4, 2018

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