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6 1 Tue, 27 Apr 2021
At age 6, my son was in an MVA and as a result, his kidneys were damaged;his left kidney got lashed and shrank and is now 66% function-able and part of his right kidney was chipped off, healed now with a cyst,shrank and is now 34% function-able. The doctors said as long as it forms one cyst, more...
6 1 Tue, 27 Apr 2021
I fell asleep on my couch with my 3 week old infant beside me. When I awoke he was halfway off the couch and his head had been hanging off the side. Did the flow of the blood to his brain hurt him at all? Is there anything that might have hurt him when he was laying this way?
6 1 Tue, 27 Apr 2021
im worried about the size of my sons penis it measures 2inches from base to tip when pulled and only 1 inch when left alone he is 11 years old and starts secondary school in a few months and he is worried that he is very small and he will get teased in the changing rooms...........
6 1 Tue, 27 Apr 2021
Yes my 3 year old son has 2 little knots on the back of his head .... I am worried about this ..... its not like he got his head hit on something or anything its totally different is by the base line of his skull and one is about an inch away from the other one ....
6 1 Tue, 27 Apr 2021
Hi, I have a 1 yr old son who has just got over 10 days of being poorly vomiting and diarrhea but now can not walk and is in pain if we try to stand him up. We had x rays y day but all seems fine. He is genrally healthy and not normally a cry baby. There is no swelling, redness,temperature or...
6 1 Sat, 24 Apr 2021
I have a 2 1/2 year old son who has been running a high grade fever for 8 days now, the fever at it s highest ranges from 103.0-104.0 and at its lowest 100.0-101.0. I have been alternating from tylenol and ibprofen every 3 hours and have tried a tepid bath. I took him to the doctor and the doctor...
6 1 Sat, 24 Apr 2021
Hi my daughter is 3 years old and has for the last 2 days had white poos they are solid and she has been getting a lot of wind as well, she has been grumpy and not her normal self today but apart from that is well. She said that she had tummy pains this afternoon but then didnt mention it again,...
6 1 Sat, 24 Apr 2021
Hi, My daughter is 8 months old. From birth itself we had to feed her with powder milk (simyl mct) because mom s milk was not enough for her. After 6 months Dr said to try with cow milk (in small amount). It helped her. Everything was going good. But recently we shifted because of my job. For...
6 1 Sat, 24 Apr 2021
Hi,my son is 5 year old. so today we went for swimming. and he was peeing there so my elder son suddenly hold his penis to stop peeing there. but he cried and he did pee there. now he is saying he has a pain on his penis. so i m scared now is it serious.....
6 1 Sat, 24 Apr 2021
hi my baby is 71/2 she is passing soft stool not watery stool 4 times a day for 2 weeks she had similiar episode at 4 month she is on breast feed and 4 times a day meal her weight is just 6.3 kg help plz is her frequency of stool is the hinderence for not gaining wt she is alert and active...
8 1 Sat, 24 Apr 2021
Hi there , my 6 week old son has a really red pimply rash that looks very angry on his face , neck shoulders & behind his ears. is this what they call milk rash ? it is very raised & looks sore. It is also starting to spread on to his head.
6 1 Sat, 24 Apr 2021
my 11 monthold son was seen four weeks ago and had strep throat and a common cold well he has been out of antibiotics and at night he runs a fever at 100.3(axilary) and differs but never higher than that , he cant sleep at night because he coughs too much and makes his body jump. He has a rrunny...
11 1 Mon, 19 Apr 2021
My 7 year old son came down with a terrible cough/cold about 3 weeks ago. During this time he has had headache and stomach ache daily for the past 3 weeks. His pediatrician has tested his blood and urine and everything comes back normal. Even though the powerful coughs he is having have somewhat...
11 1 Mon, 19 Apr 2021
My 1.4 year old child is having fever and occasional coughing. From yesterday night we have seen that his chest and back is very rough and he is having fever more than 100 farenhite. I have given him Tixylix and Salhexin syrup and Crocin in 6 hrs interval.Now we have consulted a local doctor and...
11 1 Mon, 19 Apr 2021
My 6 year old niece complained today of her heart racing and then her head hurt for only a few seconds. Apparently this isn t the first time this has happened. She had a heart murmur when she was 2 but it fixed itself and she hasn t had any problems since
6 1 Mon, 19 Apr 2021
hi, doc my 3 yrs old son has spastic muscles and he has been on occupational therapy.now he was injected botox on both legs and after that he was plastered on both legs for 4 weeks. now the problem is after removal of plaster he doesent stand on his feet and i dont know if he is having pain or he...
11 1 Mon, 19 Apr 2021
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...I have a seven year old daughter that injured her neck this afternoon while goofing around with her brother. I think she was in a head stand. She has her head tilted all the way to the right shoulder and has pain,...
14 1 Mon, 19 Apr 2021
Tonight my daughter showed me a spot on her neck at the base of the skull that itched. When I look and felt it, i noticed a pea size lump under the skin. The other day I had noticed a little dried blood and thought that she had scratched it causing it to bleed. There are no signs of a bite mark...
7 1 Mon, 19 Apr 2021
My one month year old son fell off the bed, hit the floor hard and suffered a skull fracture. I was told that they found old blood also around the brain. No one can pinpoint when this bleeding occured, or if it may or may not be related to this injury. I need to know what questions to ask the Dr...
6 1 Mon, 19 Apr 2021
my 10 years old daughter does not eat food properly except rice and yogurt. even if i forced, she swallowed few bites. although she participate in sports but always complained about legs paining due to weakness. please tell me how to solve this problem?...
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