Baby Armpit Red And Smelly
December 2012 birth club.
Baby armpit red and smelly. Following our discussion these are possible causes of getting an itchy rash with red bumps spots or red armpit rash. I discovered that my 14week old baby girl had a very sore red smelly armpit last night to my terrible dismay she was in such discomfort so gave her some calpol and tried to clean and dry the area as best i could but it was so sore then applied. It may also be a sign of a rash an infection like folliculitis or a yeast infection. Candida or fungal infection under armpit dermatitis seborrhea and atopic dermatitis folliculitis tinea axillaris red itchy in toddlers.
Infants toddlers or kids might show up symptoms of armpit rash. In a study published in last decembers journal biology letters. I posted a post almost word for word when lo was very small she had a red raw armpit that smelt really cheesy. Link to baby armpits stink.
Infections such as these that dont respond to home care typically require medications such as anti fungals to provide relief and you should consider a trip to your health care provider if you think that you are battling microscopic beasties in your pits. If your baby does not have any other strange symptoms this might be contact dermatitis eczema bacterial fungal or lyme infection that causes a rash on underarms. See all in video. A fungal armpit infection can cause a red rash and often a different odor than youre used to from the standard bo.
Bromhidrosis is a medical condition that runs in families so if you have a family history of chronic body odor your baby might suffer from it as well. If your babys armpit is smelly and red theyre likely dealing with a rash. Thrush is a particular type of rash that requires medicated treatment. It may appear as small red bumps or as a red rash especially within the first two months of contracting the disease.
The red or pink. Red or reddish brown rash raw itchy or oozing skin foul odor cracked or crusty skin intertrigo may appear in any skin folds that rub together and trap moisture. Be proactive and dont let the cheesy stuff build up in the first place. Armpit redness is a relatively common issue that is often associated with itchiness or discomfort.
I cried all day about being such a crap mum. There are several types of rashes that can affect your baby including erythema toxicum candida eczema contact dermatitis and heat rash. An armpit rash hiv case may appear at any stage of the infectious disease and is commonly seen as one of the first symptoms.