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black mold between toddler DS's toes!!!

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WouldBeHarrietVane Sun 07-Jul-13 17:27:17

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piprabbit Tue 09-Jul-13 01:10:17

joan - don't forget to update us with photos on your profile grin.
India Knight did admit to colouring in her roots with sharpies in this week's Sunday Times - maybe you could try a blue or green sharpie?

WouldBeHarrietVane Mon 08-Jul-13 23:06:41

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PowerPants Mon 08-Jul-13 23:02:34

Very relieved he hasn't gone off.

We did the whole 'rush him to A and E' when his pee was bright red (later turned out he'd been at the beetroot) blush

joanofarchitrave Mon 08-Jul-13 22:01:11

piprabbit grin i am SO going to colour in my foof tonight.

Ragusa Mon 08-Jul-13 21:57:49

This thread has made me laugh. Glad it's all ok. We have had a number of 'oh my good grief, what's that?!?! oh, it's glitter/sand/pen' moments. The green ink Willy takes the prize though, piprabbit.

Squashed blueberries will stain anything they come into contact with, including skin... just sayin.

WouldBeHarrietVane Mon 08-Jul-13 08:25:40

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Pimpf Mon 08-Jul-13 00:23:36

Glad all is good

WouldBeHarrietVane Sun 07-Jul-13 19:51:08

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piprabbit Sun 07-Jul-13 19:44:41

Glad he is OK!

A couple of weeks ago I was getting my DS dressed in the morning and was horrified to see that his willy had turned green - from the crease where it joins his body and then fading gradually towards the tip.

Turns out he'd taken a green felt tip to bed the previous night and had spent a fun half hour colouring in his willy.

It took ages to come off. It's still slightly tinged.

WouldBeHarrietVane Sun 07-Jul-13 19:40:54

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usualsuspect Sun 07-Jul-13 19:38:29

I'm glad it's gone if it was worrying you.

You big daftie grin

WouldBeHarrietVane Sun 07-Jul-13 19:32:57

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valiumredhead Sun 07-Jul-13 19:17:49

Sock fluff! Shove some savlon or Sudocreme on it tonight and check on the morning.

usualsuspect Sun 07-Jul-13 18:53:50

Has he trod on a pen?

I don't think he's gone mouldy overnight.

hazeyjane Sun 07-Jul-13 18:51:48

Sorry to be foul, but does it smell? I think if it was some sort of fungus, it would smell pretty bad.

Could it be a verruca?

WeAreEternal Sun 07-Jul-13 18:49:12

should have taken pictures for the MN jury!

I have never heard of black mould on feet, as far as I know it is not possible, unless it was transferred there from a wall, so it is extremely unlikely to have been mould. (I'm a HCP)

It's more likely to be a stain of some kind, probably ink.

JoulesM Sun 07-Jul-13 18:48:52

Is the skin broken? Is it very painful to touch. Don't be put off going to ask an opinion if it doesn't wash off and is a black patch of broken skin btwn his toes. GP's would rather see you than not just in case.

WouldBeHarrietVane Sun 07-Jul-13 18:41:23

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CharlieUniformNovemberTango Sun 07-Jul-13 18:32:03

Could it be pen? He may be saying uh oh because he knows he shouldn't have touched the pen?

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