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Dr. Yogindra Vasavada
Dr. Yogindra Vasavada, Pediatrician
Category: Pediatrics
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Experience:  M.D.(ped) passed at first attempt, in practice continuously for last 37 years. Certi. in Comp
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Our son has a temperature of 40 celsius.. is currently receiving

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Our son has a temperature of 40 celsius.. is currently receiving IV of ciproflavin
and has received two other antibiotics prior to this but nothing is working. In out of country hospital.. Child has proteus infection, as well as autism.
Any ideas what the underlying problem and or solution might be?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Yogindra Vasavada replied 1 year ago.
Hello, Sorry about this problem.When couple of antibiotics fail, a culture and sensitivity report is needed for guidance. Please mention antibiotic sensitivity part of report.
Expert:  Dr. Yogindra Vasavada replied 1 year ago.
One after another antibiotic according to report may be serially tried for 48-72 hours and response seen.