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Pain management for tonsilitis with vomitting - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   MY SON TOLD ME THAT THE WATER IN HIS THROAT WAS HURTING SO I LOOKED AT HIS THROAT AND NOTICED ON THE SIDES THAT HE HAS A LUMP ON EACH SIDE HE HAS NOT ATE ALL DAY WHAT SHOULD I DO HE IS THREE
Doctor :   it is tonsilitis
Doctor :   acording to your findings
User :   DO I NEED TO TAKE HIM TO THE HOSPITAL
Doctor :   it requires antibiotic course
Doctor :   yes
User :   OK BUT HE WILL BE ABLE TO SWALLOW SOME RIGHT
Doctor :   to confirm and start with the treatment
User :   OK HE HAS SAID HIS THROAT HURT ALL DAY AND YESTERDAY HE VOMITTED ONCE
User :   BUT THEN WAS FINE
Doctor :   salt water gargle in luke warm water will gve little relief
Doctor :   and then take him
User :   OK THANK YOU

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