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Child not taking food for days. Possible reason? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 11-Jun-2013
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User:hello doctor
User:my baby is 13 months old
Doctor:How are you
User:she is not taking food at all from past 15 days
User:she doesn't even drink milk or juice
Doctor:If you try and feed hher
Doctor:what does she do?
User:i tried everything like initially i used to give her rice dal ,but now she refuses to take
User:i tried giving her finger foods , some fruits ,boiled vegs etc
User:is it serious problem
Doctor:yes please
Doctor:please take her first thing in the morning
User:so serious it is?
User:in what way?
Doctor:your child is not eating
Doctor:is she sick? is she playing well? is she breathing properly? what abt passing stools?
Doctor:only an examination will tell these things
Doctor:do you follow?
Doctor:yes please
User:everything is good except food
Doctor:can I speak to you on the phone?
Doctor:That would be better and simpler
User:she is passing stools and urine properly
Doctor:can you confirm your number
Doctor:I'll just call you
Doctor:should i close this chat
User:ok bye
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