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Mt. Airy Pediatrics, P.C.
6673 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia PA 19119-2252
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An allergic reaction of the nose. Main symptoms are an itchy nose, clear discharge and sneezing.
Child put a foreign body (FB) in their nose. The child tells the parent or the parent see a strange object in child’s nose. Your doctor or nurse says it is safe to try to remove it at home. That’s only helpful for small, harmless objects.
Injuries to the inside or outside of the nose.
Bleeding from 1 or both nostrils. Not caused by an injury.
A minor allergic reaction to some raw fruits and vegetables. Causes itching and swelling only to the lips and tongue
Your child is gaining weight too fast or: Your child looks chubby or fat or: Your child doesn’t like sports because his weight makes it hard keep up or: Your child is getting teased about his weight.
Currently 10% of 2 to 5 year old children in the U.S. are overweight. The main cause is over-eating. Overeating means eating more calories daily than are needed for normal growth and activity.
A pacifier is an artificial nipple for a baby to suck on. It can be used when they are not hungry.
Rash on the male genitals (penis or scrotum).
A rash around the mouth from contact with food. Mostly seen in babies and toddlers
A picky eater refuses certain foods. He won’t try new foods. Vegetables and meats are the most common ones. You are not concerned about how much he eats or his appetite.
A tiny, harmless worm that lives in the colon (large bowel). It causes itching of the anus.
Small pale spots on the face. Called Pityriasis Alba (PA)
Pityriasis Rosea (PR) is a widespread skin rash. Special finding: a large "herald patch" that precedes the rash by 1 to 2 weeks
A bacterial infection of the lungs.
A viral infection of the lungs.