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White Spots on the tip of my newborns tongue??? what are they?? Rss

I have a six day old little boy who was 4 weeks prem & he has started getting white spots on the very tip of his tongue.. does anyone know what this is??
well this is what i experienced woth my ds, i was breastfeeding and got thrush....sorry if to much info...there was a ointment i got from chemist i think its called dakotin or something similar....

the other thing it could be is like milk blister from sucking either bottle or breast...

not sure other wise..hope i can help
[Edited on 22/01/2009]
Sounds like thrush in mouth u can get drops from ur pharmacy or ointment Daktaran.

Mumma of 3.

Sounds like thrush in mouth u can get drops from ur pharmacy or ointment Daktaran.

Mumma of 3.

As the others said, it may be thrush. But my DS, 4 weeks old, had this for the first 3 weeks and it wasn't thrush. Just a coated tongue from his milk.. so might just be that.

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