Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Bets Visser | 2012/11/19

Q.

Baby had tonselectomie

Baby is 19months old- had tonselectomie 4 weeks ago- bled on the 7th day and is now in hospital with infection to his right lung! This morning the little on''s feet turned blue! The gave him oxygen- but what could be the matter? please help

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is difficult for me to answer your question without being able to see your little son. From your description it seems that he has pneumonia in his right lung. I hope that he is being treated by a paediatrician as he really requires expert care now.

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