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How common are yeast diaper rash? Ped said that the slight redness around baby annus with pimples could be yeast. He is on solids now and 9M old.

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Common

Yeast are a normal component of everyone's poo by a week or so after birth.
Diapers trap moisture in the area and the repeated exposure to the yeast in that environment makes a yeast rash common,especially if there is any other irritation from other components in the stool.

In brief: Common

Yeast are a normal component of everyone's poo by a week or so after birth.
Diapers trap moisture in the area and the repeated exposure to the yeast in that environment makes a yeast rash common,especially if there is any other irritation from other components in the stool.
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Dr. Alvaro Reymunde
Pediatrics

In brief: Very common

Treat w nystatin cream 4 times a day

In brief: Very common

Treat w nystatin cream 4 times a day
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Dr. Julan Crane
Pediatrics

In brief: Diaper rash

Yeast infections are very common at this age

In brief: Diaper rash

Yeast infections are very common at this age
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