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My baby has little bumps all over his head they look like little blisters or pimpels.... What can they be and can they be serious?

My baby has little bumps all over his head they look like little blisters or pimpels.... What can they be and can they be serious?

Hard to say: Without seeing them. Could folliculitis, or infection of the hair follicles. Could also be baby acne or some other bacterial infection of the skin. The seriousness if it will depend on what exactly it is. The bumps need to be looked at though. ...Read more

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My one old month baby has little bumps on face. Took him to doctor and said it was heat rash it's been 3 weeks and he still has them?

My one old month baby has little bumps on face. Took him to doctor and said it was heat rash it's been 3 weeks and he still has them?

Transiently: Babies often get a transient "baby acne" that is not present at birth (bathed in the waters of the womb) but comes out at a few weeks & lasts a few months. It is thought to result from maternal hormone effect which gradually declines as the baby ages.It will generally disappear without specific treatment. ...Read more

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8 month baby feel off bed not v high cried litte then is normal.small bump on head subsidied on its own.slept and got up normally morning.What do i do?

8 month baby feel off bed not v high cried litte then is normal.small bump on head subsidied on its own.slept and got up normally morning.What do i do?

Acting fine next day: If a child is acting differently, even after a mild injury, he should be seen by his primary doctor. Sometimes an E.R. visit is needed, depending on the symptoms. Head bumps in which there is low-impact on the head, little crying, no changes in behavior, and no headache after the first hour or two, usually don't cause internal injuries. A baby who acts normally the next day is almost always fine. ...Read more

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Should i be concerned if my child is 16 months old and has a head full of small puss fulled bumps what do I do?

Should i be concerned if my child is 16 months old and has a head full of small puss fulled bumps what do I do?

Have him seen: If they are really pus filled bumps tha can be infection and it would be best if you had him seen to see what he needs to improve. ...Read more

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My baby is 1 month and two weeks. I noticed she has a bump in the middle of her forehead, like a small hill. She hasn't any head injuries, what is it?

My baby is 1 month and two weeks. I noticed she has a bump in the middle of her forehead, like a small hill. She hasn't any head injuries, what is it?

May be suture: The main suture line for most kids forms a T with the ear to ear line in back of the forehead and the middle one from the soft spot along the center toward the back.Some have a prominent suture line from the front of the soft spot running down between the eyes. A ridge in the forehead like a boat keel can be a transient feature in some kids.Confirm this with your doc.They usually grow out of it. ...Read more

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What would be red little bumps on a child's face near the nose?

What would be red little bumps on a child's face near the nose?

It's difficult to: tell without seeing it. It could be impetigo, which is a bacterial skin infection, could be a contact rash or eczema, could be caused by a virus. Please take him/her to his/her doctor to be properly diagnosed. ...Read more

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8 month baby feel off bed not v high cried little then is perfectly normal but has a mild bump on the head but didn't cry on touch the bump.wat do i?

8 month baby feel off bed not v high cried little then is perfectly normal but has a mild bump on the  head but didn't cry on touch the bump.wat do i?

Fall: As this fall was from a low height and the baby is now normal, close observation only. If the swelling is increasing or feels boggy, if the baby is not behaving as normal or the baby is in pain or vomiting have him/ her seen. All the best. ...Read more

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What could the cause be for a 9 year old child to have little whitehead bumps on his face?

What could the cause be for a 9 year old child to have little whitehead bumps on his face?

Milia: Milk bumps most likely. Avoid trying to open them. They will likely pass. While a resident, i was trained to "ask the grandmother" if you don't know the rash. There is a lot of truth here. ...Read more

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8 month baby feel off bed cried little had a bump in head after that normal after 24hrs also.no vomiting is active as usual . anything to worry later?

8 month baby feel off bed cried little had a bump in head after that normal after 24hrs also.no vomiting is active as usual . anything to worry later?

Closed head injury : The first 24 hours of monitoring are the most important so if your child is doing well every thing should be ok ...Read more

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What lotion is good for a baby's face that doesn't cause small bumps or pimples?

What lotion is good for a baby's face that doesn't cause small bumps or pimples?

Under the age of 6mo: we don't even recommend sunscreen as anything put on baby's skin can cause allergic reaction, acne etc. Baby's skin has natural moisturizer. If skin is really dry I would see dermatologist for treatment options and likely diagnosis. ...Read more

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My child has small bumps that come and go on her face, back, and legs.What is that called?May they be a cure for it?

My child has small bumps that come and go on her face, back, and legs.What is that called?May they be a cure for it?

See doctor: It may be eczema or heat rash, but there is no way to say accurately what it is without actually seeing it. Your child's pediatrician can diagnose it when he/she sees to bumps. ...Read more

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10 year old child scalp hurts when touched or brushed in certain area. Face turns red 30 mins. Small bump in scalp. Drs have no clue?

10 year old child scalp hurts when touched or brushed in certain area. Face turns red 30 mins. Small bump in scalp. Drs have no clue?

Needs work up : Could be fungal infection of the scalp, folliculitis, etc. Needs KOH prep of the scalp skin scraping from affected areas. Based on the diagnosis treatment can be advised, I am hoping he was seen by a dermatologist. ...Read more

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My 1 month old baby's skin is really dry on the face and neck. He has some little red bump too. What is the best brand of lotion or cream for him?

My 1 month old baby's skin is really dry on the face and neck. He has some little red bump too. What is the best brand of lotion or cream for him?

Patience: The baby acne is a common event that reflects hormones transferred during the pregnancy. While the baby is floating in moisture, the skin is will not respond, but within weeks of birth they break out for many weeks before the hormone levels begin to drop & the acne disappears. Keeping the skin clean & avoiding irritating soaps helps. Occasional use of a 1/2% hc once daily can calm some lesions. ...Read more

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Toddler with rashes that comes and goes. Is this serious? Rashes (red with small white bumps) all over the body (usually on baby's legs) and face that comes and goes, lasting for about 30 minutes or even less. Does not seem to bother my 1 year old but i n

Toddler with rashes that comes and goes. Is this serious? Rashes (red with small white bumps) all over the body (usually on baby's legs) and face that comes and goes, lasting for about 30 minutes or even less. Does not seem to bother my 1 year old but i n

You : You can see a small fine red rash after a MMR vaccine but the rash you describe has occurred too long after receiving the vaccine. No need to fear the MMR vaccine. The rash you describe sounds like hives. The next time it happens, take a picture of it to show your pediatrician. Phone cameras are great for documenting short lived rashes like this since odds are your child may not have it at the time of the doctor visit. ...Read more

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My baby has lil bumps on her face what can I use for her face?

My baby has lil bumps on her face what can I use for her face?

Bumps: You baby may have milia which is harmless benign rash that young babys get. The best treatment is to do nothing at all because they will disappear on their own in a few weeks. ...Read more