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2 year old with loose stools. Pus cells, mucus and greenish color in the stool test. Feeling tired. Any advice?

My daughter is two and half yr old. She is suffering from loose motions from last four days 9 to 10 per day. In stool examination report it says Mucus present, colour green, Pus cells 80-100/hpf, RBCs 40-50/hpf, reaction alkaline. I have also seen blood in the stool from yesterday and also in urine . signs like shrunken eyes, dry mouth, decreased urine output is also seen. She is not eating properly. Doctor has prescribed sporlac tablet, bacigyl suspension. But she is not drinking the medicine properly. Also she is feeling tired and sleepish all day.
Asked On : Wed, 13 Feb 2013
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Pediatrician 's  Response
Feb 2013
Thank you for your query,
Your child is having dysentery due to a bacteria.
This infection needs antibiotic treatment.
Continue the medication as advised by Pediatrician.
Try to increase giving oral rehydration solutions like Pedialyte, coconut water, lemon water to replace the losses.
Your child is having signs of dehydration and consult your Pediatrician as she may need correction of dehydration with IV fluids.
Hope I have answered your query.
Answered: Wed, 13 Feb 2013
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Pediatrician Dr. Synthyia Bhagat's  Response
Thanks for your query.
Your daughter is having dysentry with features of dehydration.
You should continue with medication as prescribed by your doctor.
Try to give her fluids in order to prevent dehydration.
Give her oral rehydration solution sip by sip.give coconut water,lemonade.curd.
In case she continues to be having features of dehydration get her examined by pediatrician as she may need intravenous fluid administration.

Wishing your child fast recovery
God bless.
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your daughter is showing signs of dehydration because of the diarrhea.....she needs to be given rehydration therapy..........since she is having shrunken eyes , dry mouth and decreased urine output....and you are also saying the baby is drowsy all day........this baby requires Intravenous take her to the nearest pediatrician

as there is blood/RBC in stool your baby may require antibiotics also

hope this answer helps you
take care
Answered: Wed, 13 Feb 2013
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