Childhood Diseases

Posted by: zdg | 2010-02-15



Dear Prof last week thursday my son had a fever and runny tummy by sat 13 feb it cleared Sat we took him to the zoo it was very hot and he ever really drank anything he was playing in the sun when we got home the fever was back and his tummy started to run again yesterday been sunday he was still hot I cant tell how much because he does not want me to use the themometer on him but i know its a fever
he never eats welll but he is drinking his milk like normal
What do you suggest i do becuase he tummy is still runny and still feverish he is himself playful etc thank you

Expert's Reply



Your son has a gastric infection which is probably due to a is important to replace lost fluid and electrolytes so give him frequent drinks of Rehidrat solution. He should soon settle down as he is playing normally and appears happy.

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