Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anonymous | 2009/05/05

Q.

bleeding nose

My 2 yr old daughter has had a bleeding nose.Please let me know what causes this and precautions should be taken.
also what should we do when her nose starts to bleed.
many thanks.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Young children should not have nose bleeds. It is important to find the cause of the bleeding and especially to make sure that her blood count is normal. Please take her to be seen by her paediatrician.

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