Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: rehana | 2011-05-16

Q.

Bleeding nose

Boy 6 years old, heavy bleeding of nose.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Nose bleeds are quite common in children of this age.As your son has such heavy nose bleeds it would be best to ask an ENT specialist to see him. The specialist may need to cauterise a small bleeding area in the mucous membrane of your son's nose

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