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pus filled spots at corner of mouth

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HappyNewMum71 Tue 16-Dec-08 10:40:02

14 month old has tiny pus filled posts at corner of mouth which look quite sore - happy other than that. Should I take to doctor as she goes to nursery and don't want to start an epidemic!

pooka Tue 16-Dec-08 10:41:36

I would take her to the doctor - could be hand foot and mouth, or maybe impetigo?

If you google images for these then you might see something you recognise? Need a hard stomach though becuase the images tend to be of severe cases!

HappyNewMum71 Sat 20-Dec-08 15:27:17

Thanks, she's already had hand foot and mouth - joys of a nursery baby!! Seemed to go of their own accord - panic over

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