Why has my 16 week old baby not passed motions since 2 days ?
my son is 16 weeks old and has only had one bowl movement in 2 days. i and currently taking prenatal vitamins and iron pills for low iron to prevent anemia . Ialso gave him some tempra for teething 2 days ago. I just wanna know why he has not gone yet andif i should be worried?
my 5month 1week baby is passing 4-5 watery stools since i started giving him semi solid food. it has been a week since i started with soups once a day in my baby,s diet. he is only being breastfed otherwise.this is happening from the last 2 days. do i need to worry
My 16 day old baby boy has been in and out of the doctor since he was born. He has been vomiting since born. Recently it is projectile. He was born at 9lbs 4oz and left the hospital at 8lbs 9oz. He has not gained any of his weight back but has not lost either. After eating he gags, vomits, hiccups, or a combo of all three. So far they have changed his formula and put him on Zantac and no change. They did an ultrasound for Pyloric Stenosis and it came out elevated but still with in normal limits. I feel so helpless and just want my baby to start eating and gaining his weight back, Any other suggestions for what it could possibly be that I can bring to our doctors attention?
My husband, age 62, lifelong non-smoker, limited caffeine consumption (1 serving per day), and no ETOH, currently on treatment for HTN, GERD, hypercholesterolemia, and IBS. He had a negative colonoscopy 6 mos ago. A year ago he had a bovine aortic valve replacement and a single secondary CA bypass. Prior to the heart surgery he was very anemic. That resolved with oral iron. Now at his annual physical he has a normal H&H but very low ferritin (15). His mother had a coagulopathy and his sister has IHS. He was tested for IHS but the test was negative. I wonder if there are other tests that could be done (blood tests) re iron stores issues. Our PCP has just said he needs to go back to GI for a repeat colonoscopy. I think that a narrow look at a potentially wider issue. What do you think?
I went to the toilet and 4 hours after my anal was still bleeding. I get this quite alot and been to doctors i dont have piles or hemroids and all I keep getting is blood tests and every time am anemic get iron tablets and constant laxatives and it never gets better? Am constantly unwell and tired and struggle with everyday life through this
I pass stool normally in the morning and then have the urge to defecate and that may happen two more times. This is worrisome. My blood count is just below the normal range, there is the feeling that I am anaemic and I am on iron tablet twice per day. I am also on Aspirin and Lipitor, once per day. Five months ago I had open heart surgery.
I just came back from dermatologist who explained that my hair loss is due to low ferratin which is 38.i started hair loss in october 2010 which stopped about 4 weeks after i started treatment of mionoxydyl and iron supplements and it stopped for 7 months but i lowered my dose of iron for two months and hair loss started again but been put on 2 iron tablets a day of 400mg.could this have caused my hair loss.dermatologist says it is teflum caused by my anemia.I am 41 years old,70kg height 1.68mtres. do suffer heavy periods.
Do you think at ESA therapy is a good option for a 90 yo male with CKD stage 3A? RBC count is 2.91; HGB 9.9; HCT 29.1; platelet count 104; GFR est non-AA 58; Micralb/Crea ratio (ug/mg creat) 59.0; Pt is always cold , extremely fatigued-sleeps 15...
I had routine bloodwork done and all tests came back normal except for a raised ferratin 575. When tested again 6 weeks later it came back at another high value 445. No other tests for inflammation were done. CBC with differential all normal. I'm...