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Child has decrease in appetite, complains of abdominal pain, has hard stools, stomach fullness after few bites. Cause and cure?

hi, my son is 4yrs old. his appetite has drastically decreased. he has not had dinner for 5 nights. he complains of abdominal pain . sometimes his bowel movements are slightly hard. he feels very full after eating only a few bites of food. my pediatrician thinks its a phase, but this problem has been getting worse, not better.
Asked On : Sat, 19 Jan 2013
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Don't worry kids have their own way. If he is eating his rest of the meals normally and missing out on dinner than I don't feel its anything wrong with your little one . For hard stools make him drink lots of liquid and give fibre rich diet. Please get an ultrasound done to rule out any pathology if he is complaining of constant pain.
Answered: Thu, 28 Nov 2013
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