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Question: My baby is 15 days old and his navel just fell off two days ago but still today I can see little blood around his navel and it's smelly. Is it normal?

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Answer: It takes time to get dry. U can do some home remedy for it. Take warm water and add rock salt to it n let it dissolve. Now u take a little cotton n dip it into the salt water and apply to the navel. Repeat this atleast 2 to 3 times a day. And continue daily unless n until it gets dry. By dng this it ll get dry very fast may be within 2 to 3 days. Hope it's helpful.
Answer: Hi dear, During the healing ,the naval stump does look pinky and few blood clots are also normal.but if you see a pus formation,do inform your doctor.keep the area dry all the time.post bath,dab a cotton soft cloth to dry it.doctor might give an antiseptic powder to apply there ,it should be fine in few days.
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    srija sri798 days ago

    My baby 39days old same problem

Answer: Hi, wipe it gentky with a soft cloth there will be nothing to wirry. If there is fresh blood you should inform your dr. Take care
Answer: Pls go n see ur doc as sumtyms it happens due to infection.
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    Reshma Sahu Nayak798 days ago

    Apply neosporin powder 2-3 times a day it will be cured. I applied same powder for my baby and it was cured

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