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Dr. Y. Vasavada, Pediatrician
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I just noticed a spot on my 10 months old daughter’s genital

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Hi,I just noticed a spot on my 10 months old daughter’s genital area while changing her nappy. What could it be?I am attaching a photo and circled the spot.

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The spot could be a viral lesion. like Herpes.

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
What should I do? Should I take her to Gp?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Isn’t genital herpes a STD?

Not necessarily, Hazal. can be simply contagious. Please see GP for possible blood antibody levels.

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I booked a gp appointment for today but it seems to be getting smaller and less visible.
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
This picture is from this morning.

Must have been an insect bite or such.

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Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Thanks Dr