thanks for writing to health care magic.
in your child with diarrhea
you should first look for dehydration
the following are the signs of dehydration
decreased skin elasticity... when pinched it does not go back quickly
decreased passage of urine
normally we rehydrate the child with ORS
or IV fluids depending on the clinical scenario
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