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Child has vomiting and fever. Urinalysis shows bilirubin, ketones and protein. What does this indicate?

my 6 year old daughter, presented with vomiting and fever; urinalysis done small trace of bilirubin noted, ketones present also protein 100 mg/dl. Can you please tell me what this might indicate and if I should take her to the hospital for further testing? her pediatrician told me not to worry; she said all I have to do is increase fluids; I believe this could be an indicator of something more serious, thank you for your time!
Asked On : Wed, 14 Nov 2012
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Pediatrician 's  Response
this king of results in urine examination don't suggest any particular illness but can be there in any kind of stressful condition or illness non specifically. so please follow your pediatrician'c advice and maintain her nutrition and hydration as asked too do. further more there can be possibilities of some specific illnesses that can be diagnosed only by proper history like duration of illness, any other associted symptoms and proper physical examination. hope your doctor must be taking care of these things
so don't worry much about the urinary findings and follow your doctor's advice.
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Sagar Mhatre's  Response
It seems as UTI (urinary tract infection)
no need to worry.
Take proper medicine which you have prescribe by your Pediatrician.
Give plenty of water.

In female urinary tract is smaller than male. So female is more prone to infection.
Give her plenty of water every day.
Maintain proper hygiene.

"i wish your child good health"
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