My 5 week old has a whitlow.?

My 5 week old has a whitlow on his thumb cuticle. I'm nervous about it as it's contracted from the same virus as cold sores. Should I be worried and take him to out of hours or can it wait until Tuesday when he has his 6 week check up. He seems fine at the moment except for when I touch the Infected area he... show more My 5 week old has a whitlow on his thumb cuticle. I'm nervous about it as it's contracted from the same virus as cold sores. Should I be worried and take him to out of hours or can it wait until Tuesday when he has his 6 week check up.
He seems fine at the moment except for when I touch the Infected area he cries. Temp is normal.
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