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Monika Hearne, M.D., Board Certified OB/GYN
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My grandchild has had strep a around the and peranal

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My grandchild has had strep a around the vagina and peranal region.she also has had 2 this has been going on for 3 months now has developed the same symptoms. One swab has come back negative and she has been rewarded.she has not seen a doctor daughter is extremely worried and I am very concerned she is going to develop severe complications. My daughter has consistently tried to see her Coburn has only been given over the phone consultstionsPlease what can we do
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr Owen replied 3 years ago.

Dr Owen : Hello
Dr Owen : Can you tell me the symptoms and signs around the vagina?
Dr Owen : Thank you
JACUSTOMER-03qvdkmx- :

Yes she has blistering and severe redness around the vagina and peranal region and states it is very soreB

Dr Owen : This sounds like a yeast infection from the antibiotics
Dr Owen : you can use Clotrimazole cream for this
Dr Owen : it does not require a prescription
JACUSTOMER-03qvdkmx- :

But she has had strep a and looks exactly the same

Dr Owen : Yes I know this is common for little girls like this
Dr Owen : Okay so I am helping you and this girl and you give me a poor rating....
Dr Owen :

Well it looks like you were looking for a free answer since you gave me a poor rating

Dr Owen :

When the advice and suggestion I have given you works - You can come back and say thank you - because STREP on a vaginal area of a little girl - does NOT happen....sounds like whoever is treating this little girl really does not know what they are doing - good luck

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