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what is this on ds's legs ?

(9 Posts)
candyfluff Fri 10-Jul-09 13:26:06

he has had it for 2 weeks now and its like a heat rash ? maybe prickly heat ,its pinkish and raised like pimples.he is not bothered by it at all .
took him to gp she said its either dermatitis or heat rash .should i be giving him piraton (sp) ?
pic's on profile -sorry not too clear

candyfluff Fri 10-Jul-09 13:26:40

he has the odd one or two on his torso and arms also

snice Fri 10-Jul-09 13:28:52

probably molluscum contagiosum here

snice Fri 10-Jul-09 13:30:00

meant possibly not probably

candyfluff Fri 10-Jul-09 13:31:28

no dont think it is -my nephew has it and looks nothing like it

candyfluff Sat 11-Jul-09 13:59:42

anyone else ?
its spreading to the rest of his body now and still isnt bothering him but looks horrible

candyfluff Sat 11-Jul-09 18:41:32

ive added a better picture
would really aprreciate any idea's

MoChan Sat 11-Jul-09 18:50:20

Having difficulty making out the picture but it sounds exactly like what's been happening on my LOs skin the last two or three weeks. I had put it down to heat/sweat rash, because the weather is so sticky. Well, it is here in Cambs.

candyfluff Sat 11-Jul-09 18:59:22

yeah maybe but its more like acne spots if you see what i mean and its not hot here at all the last week ,suffolk ?
and the ones on his body are spaced far apart not togther like heat rash

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