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My 8 1/2 year old daughter's left nipple is inverted. She

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Hello,
My 8 1/2 year old daughter's left nipple is inverted. She tells me it is tender to the touch and itches. Can you please advise me on what to do to calm these symptoms? She currently has an ice pack on it. Is it ok to put hydrocortisone cream on it for the itch?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

Greetings,
Thank you for your question.
I am Dr. Su S. and I will try my best to help you.
I am sorry for her symptoms.

Since when is she having the itching?

Is there any redness or rash?

Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

Hello,
I was waiting for your reply.
The itching can be due to a few causes.
There can be a fungal infection.
Allergy, dermatitis is possible.You
You can apply lamisil cream.
Hydrocortisone cream can be added.
If you do not notice any improvement, please get her examined by doctor.
I hope this information will be helpful.
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Wish her healthy life.
Regards.

Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

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