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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: heids | 2004/11/20

Q.

bowl pain

my baby is a prem baby are now 2and a half months old but he battles to poo. he cries for a while which i can see he is in a lot of pain then he brings out a wind. The pediatrition has checked if his anal is not formed properly but everything seems to be fine , what can be wrong with him or is it normal for a prem baby to be like this, he was born 3 months to erly and is perfectly fine.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

I am not sure what the reason is, but the most important thing is that he is feeding and growing well. If he is constipated as well, the paediatrician should be able to relieve the symptoms quite easily.

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