Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Soraya | 2010-07-30

Q.

Fever

Hi Doc, my son is 4, complain about a sore tummy, then had a fever for 2 days, which i gave him pain and ferver med as well as Ponstan suppository, he has a runny nose now, what is the cuase of this as he has been getting since he started going to creche this year. Thank You

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

I am concerned about your son's persistent complaints of a tummy ache and a fever.He may have a parasite infection called 'Giardia'. Another possibility is a urinary system infection. He should be seen by a paediatrician.

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