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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Jenny | 2008/01/15

Q.

4 year old peeing every 10 minutes or so

My 4 year old nephew keeps on urinating every 5 minutes and in fact very little urine comes out. Its been almost 4 weeks now. He started living with me today I need to take him to a Dr, Can I wait till the weekend or should I treat this as an emergency or can I get something from the Chemist? Thanx pls assist

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Two important conditions need to be excluded here; firstly a bladder infection and secondly possible diabetes. He must be seen by a doctor preferably a paediatrician.

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