Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Linda | 2011/03/15

Q.

not peeing

my 19month old daughter is not peeing as often as she should. she can go the whole day/night with a dry nappy. she drinks lots of water, is still breast feeding and has no fever/ raised temperature. what could be the cause of this?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The most common cause is drinking insufficient fluids especially in a warm to hot climate.Your daughter seems to be well so there appears to be no medical reason or any other reason reason why she is passing less urine than normal.

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