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paediatric qusetion
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
my 14 year old son had few giddy turns in past few months 3 weeks ago went to bus stop to go to school came over faint had pain under rib.went minor injury found blood protein in urine had xrays scan sto rule kidney stones out. been a and e 5 times paediatrician had impetigo pains in legs some blood results show inflamation infection now want hi to see kidney specialist goes school some days part time we are concerned what could be
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
lymp glands were swolen with impetigo he gets dizzy tired pain in legs slight ankle swelling feel all taking too long noone knows what they are doing
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

Which treatment did he get for impetigo?

How long it is there?

Did he have swab or urine culture?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
had antibiotics orally and antibitic ream no swab of spots hes on antibiotics still and proclperazine thet wantt him to go to guys to kidney team so confused some blood results bit high and low serum c haemoglobin lots i cant remember i have m.e meniers dad has m.e we want him well get good treatment
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
one dr says acne two say impetigo peadiatrician yesterday says kidney team dermatologist but have to wait till may to see them
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
white blood cell count platelets seem to indicate inflamation infection gp says he gets pain in ankles lega a lot tired a lot fel we are getting nowhere
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
spots not healing getting more on back face loads and arms how comes gp says impetigo paediarician says acne dont know what to do cant afford private care
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no sign of bacteria in urine just blood protein
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for the input.
High WBC count suggests an infection.
He would likely need to continue antibiotics.
Any urine infection needs to be treated as well.
Impetigo can need n examination by dermatologist.
In skin infection, kidney may be affected occasionally.
So it needs adequate treatment.
I would recommend to try to get appointments sooner.

He needs to remain at rest.
I hope this information will be helpful.
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Wish his healthy life.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ok would blood be in urine lymp nodes swollen if is impetig o ad gp tjought thanks for help ill leave feedback after this lat quedtion he has been advisedpart time schoo to weak dixxy in pain why inlegs i dont know
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

Lymph nodes can be swollen from skin infection.

Blood in urine is suggestive of kidney issue.

There can be swelling, pain in legs from skin infection.

All these are making him weak.

So he needs to take adequate rest.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
thanks ill rate you good hope its nothing serious heals soon as appointment at guys renal and dermatology in may
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

Please do not worry.

These are treatable conditions.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
thanks hell need to rest as so weak tired wakes in night in pain and to go toiletthanks bye will rate now
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

You are always welcome.

Wish his healthy life and early recovery.

Warm Regards.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
at least peadiatrician says no school when bad thanks bye for now will give good rating
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 1 year ago.

Yes, when he seeks bad he should avoid school.