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Effect of child fall off bed - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hi
User :   Could you tell me , how dangerous is it for a 5 month child to fall off a bed with is about 45 cm high?
Doctor :   the danger does not depend on the height or the age
Doctor :   but definitely the symptoms
User :   5 month, about 8 kgs
User :   what do you mean with symptoms ?
Doctor :   What happened to the babay
Doctor :   after the fall
Doctor :   did she lose consciousness
User :   Crying
User :   afterwards laughing and normal behaving
Doctor :   apart from crying
Doctor :   vomiting
User :   vomiting ?
Doctor :   puking?
User :   Excuse my english, but what is vomiting ?
User :   No, no puking
Doctor :   Which country are you chatting from
User :   Just crying, and stopped after a few minutes
User :   Finland
Doctor :   Ok any blood from nose ear or mouth
User :   No
Doctor :   Ok you should not worry
User :   Thanks alot
Doctor :   but if the baby cries after sometime
Doctor :   or loses
Doctor :   consciouness
Doctor :   or not responding properly immediately rush to ER
User :   ill visit a doctor soon as possible
Doctor :   Yeah it is always good to observe for 48 hrs
User :   He is sleeping now
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Thanks, you made me feel alot more safer, ill observe
Doctor :   anything else I can help you with/
User :   Thanks again.
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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