This is a very difficult situation with your baby having chronic diarrhoea. Firstly a diagnosis needs to be made as to the cause of the diarrhoea.At this stage this has not been established.If your paediatrician is not able to find the cause of your baby's persistent diarrhoea,it would be best if your baby was referred to a paediatric gastroenterologist. There are experts in all the main cities in SA. It is best to contact the paediatric department of your nearest teaching hospital to arrange an early appointment.
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