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Small child, passing green watery foamy stools. Stool analysis shows pus cells. Cure for symptoms?

hello sir, my 9 months old daughter is passing green coloured watery stool (sometimes with froath) for last week. preliminary analysis by our doctor showed infection and treated for same, but even after 1 week, she is not cured completely and still passing the same,. yesterday we did stool analysis, and found 2-3 pus cells in stol. what is this indicating.
Asked On : Sun, 17 Feb 2013
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Pediatrician, Neonatology 's  Response
Hi,The stool result is normal .1-2 pus cells are OK. This is viral infection. The only treatment is to replace the fluids and electrolytes with ORS solutions like elctrobion,electral,etc.No need for antibiotics.The whole episode will take some time to clear.Do not worry.Pl check for good urine output,good activity and play and watch the child.Good luck
God bless Dr uma
Answered: Sun, 17 Feb 2013
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Pediatrician Dr. Synthyia Bhagat's  Response
Thanks for your query.
Your baby is having diarrhea and is mostly viral in nature and takes few days to subside.
Most important is to maintain hydration.
Give oral rehydration solution sip by sip after each loose stool.give coconut water,curd,banana,boiled potato.
Give lactobaccilus for 2 to 3 days and zinc for 14 days after consulting your treating doctor.
Monitor her activity and urine output.
2 to 3 Pus cells are not very signicifant.

Wishing your baby good health.
God bless.
Answered: Sun, 17 Feb 2013
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