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Can diaper rash spread to the lower belly?

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Can diaper rash spread to the lower belly?
Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Pediatrics
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Is this on a dog?
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
No on a baby
Pediatrician: rydergar,
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Ok, you’re in the Vet section. I’ll try to get it switched.
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Thanks
Pediatrician: Dr Uzair, Doctor (non-pediatrics specialty) replied 6 months ago
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Yes, it is possible as the upper edge of the diaper covers the lower belly and thus that regin can be affected though rare.

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Hello my name is***** am a board-certified pediatrician with 15 years of clinical experience and I am happy to help you. Can you tell me please, has your baby had any diarrhea? And can you attach a picture of the rash to this chat thread?
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Hi she just went to bed so I don't have a photo sorry
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I can take one tomorrow morning
Pediatrician: Richard Han, Board Certified Pediatrician replied 6 months ago
Sure no problem. I’ll leave this chat thread open so just contact me back when you have it available. Have a good night.
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