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What are the symptoms and treatment for Pneumonia?

Hi.. i have a nephew who is diagnosed with Pneumonia.. the X-ray report shows patchy on both the sides of chest..the doctors have given him few syrups.. nw he is doing loose motion very frequently, but his stool color is green..can u pls help.. as we are little worried... thanks..
Thu, 9 Jun 2016
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Hi thanks for contacting HCM...

Your nephew is having pneumonia that is confirmed by chest x ray in which patchy consolidation seen ...
So you might given antibiotic syrup for that.
Complete course....
Here there are also associated gastroenteritis like infection ....

Maintain his hydration through lots of water....
ORS also taken along with water to replenish lost electrolytes...

If still diarrhea increasing in severity stool examination done for further work up

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