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Dr. Y. Vasavada
Dr. Y. Vasavada, Pediatrician
Category: Paediatrics
Satisfied Customers: 3309
Experience:  M.D.(ped) passed at first attempt, in practice continuously for last 37 years. Certi. in Comp
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My 4y son have some bruises on s lower back (about 0,4mm,

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Hi , my 4y son have some bruises on his lower back (about 0,4mm , 25mm) I'm not sure where they came from,I think it could be from his plastic slide. I need your advise. Thank You
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Paediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Y. Vasavada replied 1 year ago.

Hi, Please upload a picture and also write if pn pressing over bruised parts there is blanching back to white color or not. If there is no itching etc, no application is needed or else please use calamine or vaseline locally. Please avoid clothing with elastic.

Good luck to him.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can't upload a picture, because child is not with me.
The bruises is not itching.
Expert:  Dr. Y. Vasavada replied 1 year ago.

Then just observing for any further spread is required. No oral medicines are needed except for daily vitamin C supplement.