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New born has frequent, watery loose motions with every feed, looks pale and weak, gurgling sounds from navel area. Help?

My 12 days old grandchild has frequent loose motions, now gradually turning watery. He passes extremely lose stool with every feed + otherwise also. No weight gain - infact apparently some weight loss . Looking pale and weak. Tremendous gurgling sound of gases from tummy - lower abdomen , particularly from near naval area. Plz advice so we can bring relief to him. thank you.
Asked On : Thu, 11 Oct 2012
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Emergency Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Dear Royals, hello
Loose motion in thes age can be dangerous. So, immesdiately go to Emergency Department and get your grandchild examined by a Paeditrician and start treatment as adviced.
Excess loose stool can reult in dehydration, which needs immediate medical care.
I hope this is helpful to you.
Answered: Thu, 11 Oct 2012
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