Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
174 Doctors are Online

My 5 months old son is suffering from Atrial septal defect(ASD)

hi doctor , my son is 5 konth old and recently he was detected with a 10mm ASD, for the past 6 days he is been having viral fever n he was only on crocin n a vitamin medicine, i again saw the doctor who gave him an antibiotic and took his blood n urine test ...what could be the problem?
Sun, 14 Feb 2010
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
  Anonymous's Response

Probably the tests are to detect presence of infection in the body which is the cause of fever.  Antibiotic therapy is standard treatment in case of infection.

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor