Itching And Runny On The Neck Of A 10 Month Old Baby?
Hello, I hope you are always healthy. my child is 10 months old and has a body weight of 9.8kg, there is itching in the back of the neck and runny more and more. how to treat it? Thank you
Hello Cahya, thank you for asking at HealthReplies.com.
Complaints experienced by your child can be caused by several possible conditions such as:
Chickenpox Herpes zoster Bacterial infection of the skin Fungal infections of the skin Contact dermatitis Insect bites Eczema To determine what conditions are experienced by your child, it is advisable to check the complaint directly to the doctor due to skin disease, direct examination is very important in determining the cause and also the recommended treatment.
Meanwhile, besides taking your child to the doctor for a direct examination, there are some things that are recommended to be done at home such as:
Prevent your child from scratching the area that has a complaint to prevent worsening of the condition. Look for further whether there are certain things that trigger or aggravate your child's complaints, if any, avoid as much as possible Avoid using skin care products in the area that is experiencing complaints. complaints Avoid using topical or oral medication without clear instructions from the doctor Try to keep your child from being bitten by insects and minimize your child sweating. Use a low-allergic soap or shampoo product for a while. You can apply calamin powder to the affected area to reduce itching. until there is further advice from a doctor who treats your child. Hope it helps.