Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: DEEEE | 2009/07/16

Q.

15MONTH OLD BABY BOY

Dear Dr Pelase help me my son had a fever the day before yesterday of 39 it dropped to 38 yesterday he is still hot today and vomitting flem he is constpated i gave him a infant suppositry this morning he is also lame what can be wrong should i take him to the dr
he is NOT coughing and he does not have a running nose or heaving chest
he back teeth is also coming out could this be the problem Thank you

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is not due to teething. Your baby son has a viral infection. He definitely needs to be seen by a doctor urgently especially as you mention that he is lame.

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