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My 5 years old son has RBC, pus cells and muocus in stool

my son is 5 years old. His stool exemination revealed Colour = Brownish Consistency = Loose Reaction = Alkaline Pus cells = 3-4/HPF RBCs = 3-4/HPF What does above mentioned stool examination reveal/signify. It is pertinent to mention here that he suffered gastroentritus 6 weeks back.
Asked On : Fri, 12 Aug 2011
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Cardiologist 's  Response
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Pus cells 3 to 4 may not have much significant.But since 3to 4 RBCs are there
rule out Bacillary dysentry. If needed and your doctor suggest you may go for
stool culture report
Thanks good luck
Answered: Fri, 12 Aug 2011
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Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Aashish Raghu's  Response
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This stool report suggests findings of possible dysentry due to gastrointestinal infection. There is no mention if any parasites or cysts are seen or not. He needs to be properly hydrated and as per the discretion of his Paediatrician and his clinical findings antibiotics may be required.
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