A 44-year-old female asked:
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my son has impetigo how do i go about it . must i take him to the doctor he’s only 4 years ?

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Dr. Mamongali belina Mokone
Specializes in
Definitely: Impetigo is diagnosis, you should go to doctor for confirmation and advice on further management an dhow you should take care of him.
Answered on Nov 12, 2018
Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
See Family Doctor: Impetigo usually requires antibiotic treatment. There are topical and oral treatments avail. These scheduled drugs require a prescription after the diagnosis is confirmed by your Doctor and complications are ruled out
Answered on Apr 19, 2020
Dr. Georg heinrich Portwig
Specializes in
Confirm at a dr: please take him , it should be confirmed as impetigo first
Answered on Nov 12, 2018

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