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    Skin Tag on Baby Anus
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    Shayaan2010 posted:

    My 13 month old son had a little growth on her anus. We took her to the doctor today and he said that it was a skin tag. I had no idea that a child could get these and the doctor didn't seem worried about it. He said he would check it at her next visit, but it isn't dangerous. He said if it gets bigger or becomes a problem we can consider having it removed, but until then it is harmless. Like I said, I didn't know that babies could get these but he said it isn't an uncommon problem. I didn't find too much online about it but it sounds like other parents have seen the same things? Did any of your pediatricians say anything different? It doesn't seem to bother him but I just don't know much about it. I trust the pediatrician I'm just surprised that this is a common issue. can someone please tell me what should i do ?? its ok to remove the skin tag or not ???
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