She is suffering from skin issue where there is a big lump underarms(armpit).We have showed to few dermatalogists. One says its an allergy, other said it is due to bacterial infection and finally a doctor says she is an atopic child.Please let me know more about this condition. Thanks, Chaitra
Doctor Answers (1) on Atopic Child
Thanks for the query. This presentation can be seen with many skin diseases. The best option is to consult a Dermatologist in person to understand the problem and get it diagnosed. A proper treatment can then be started. Discuss the situation and hope it will be cleared in few days. Don't delay the appointment .Based on your description it looks like a superficial bacterial infection usually caused by staphylococcus aureus. Information about atopic dermatitis can be sought from https://www.aad.org/public/diseases/eczema/atopic-dermatitis
Kindly consult a dermatologist for exact diagnosis and a precise treatment plan.
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