Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Lindz | 2012/07/26

Q.

pain in the anus

Hi Doc

My LG 4yrs, has been crying with a pain in her anus. First i thought she has developed a rush but there''s nothing and whenever this happens, she stains her panties with poo. She started creche this year.

Years back she''s been suffering from constipation but since she started creche, it stoped cause she is now palying at all times and that contribute to her tummy.

kindly assist.

tx in advance!

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The most common cause of this complaint in children of this age is due to pinworm infection. Give your daughter Vermox Syrup 5ml twice daily for 3 days.Repeat the course after 6 weeks.

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