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My 9 month old baby is passing blood in urine

my 9 month old baby initially during 2-3 months used to cry before passing urine.later it subsided. now in the ninth month he is passing blood in urine . urine routine and culture was done . in routine test 20-25 pus cells was found. and culture test - no bacteria growth. is this a matter very serious and what is the condition of the baby. i do not know these technical terms. but for this baby is active. motion smells very badly. kindly advise. - padmini
Asked On : Sun, 27 Feb 2011
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hi padmini,
your baby is having urinary infection & needs to be treated completely. get a renal ultrasound done to look if there is some issue with the kidneys. if there is, baby will need admission with i/v antibiotics for may be 10 days atleast. else oral medicines will be adequate till urine clears of. but its very very important to make sure your baby drinks plenty of water.
Answered: Mon, 28 Feb 2011
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