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My3year old Grandaughter was jyst diagnosed with Mono. Shes
My3year old Grandaughter was jyst diagnosed with Mono. She's been sick for about 5 days with sinus, enlarged tonsils. She was put on augmentunm and is doing much better. What is the course of Mono in someone so young. Her spleen is enlarged
her pediatrician..I give her to help settle her stomach pain
My daughter has flu-like symptons however after visiting her pediatrician as well as the ER she has tested negatively for Flu. She has not had a flu shot but she is sick with no appetitie for food. She is constantly vomitting and has a fever of 101.9 what can I give her to help settle her stomach pain?
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Oh, my 2 year old has a rash on s shoulders & I was looking
oh hiJA: Hello. What is your issue regarding?Customer: my 2 year old has a rash on his shoulders & I was looking to see if I could figure out what kind of rash it isJA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?Customer: they're little bumps that look like zitsJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: no, no medical issues for this guy ah, that's ok
She has just turned 3 months, length 60cm, weight 6.6kg.
She has just turned 3 months, length 60cm, weight 6.6kg. Head circumference is 39cmI am currently in asia and access to pediatrics i am a little uncomfortable with and would like another opinion.With very little checking - the doctor advised for her tongue to be snipped ?She also requested for Vitamin D and cod liver oil to be consumed? I highly doubt the need for a 3 month old? please help clarify your opinion on this?The little one has been fed enfamil from day one till now.
Today when my 4 year old went to potty and once he was done
Today when my 4 year old went to potty and once he was done with the poop ..he called me in saying there is blood in his poop.I was terrified at the sight of seeing blood around it.He is doing fine otherwise..he has no diarhoea or no stomach pain and eating well but just the streaks of blood around his poop was very scary for me to see.I took a picture of it and I am attaching it for review.Sorry it's gross but I am assuming it will be helpful.
My son who is 3 years old has zellweger's disease and he
Hi,My son who is 3 years old has zellweger's disease and he went through an experimental procedure of a live liver transplant where he now has half my liver (his father). The operation proved successful as the toxic metabolites in his blood went drastically down.He is now on immunosuppressant medication and lately he has been behaving like his eyes are hurting him. he keeps closing them and crying and sometimes the eyelids sowl a little bit (specially the left one).We took him to an eye doctor who said there is nothing wrong with him, we took him to a neurologist who checked his EEG during that time and said theres nothing wrong with him too.He is in so much pain and sometimes cannot open his eyes for 15 minutes straight. One doctor said it might be photophobia as its one of the side effects of the drug. But he is in so much pain even when its completely dark. Could it still be photophobia?Please help us with as much details as possibleThank you
My daughter almost 4 now suffered from sever reflux up toView more pediatrics questions
My daughter almost 4 now suffered from sever reflux up to almost 2 years of age. Even up until last year I noticed she would sometimes still gag in her sleep. Recently she had a case of myiasis. From this she developed diarrhea and her reflux came back. She also developed a fever and strep throat. I believe I've treated her strep throat (wont have confirmation until Tuesday) but her reflux had only been getting worse and worse. She spent all last night throwing up because we made the mistake of letting her drink too much Sprite also.I know the symptoms of reflux. I've dealt with it with 2 children. Sour breath. Wet burps. Congestion/gagging when laying flat. I could go on. I know she has it bad.I just don't know what to do. It seems like a direct cause of the myiasis, but I know that is benign and the only symptom left from that is (mild diarrhea) which looks more like softening of her stool because she suffers from severe constipation.