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Childhood-diseases

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Posted by: Ash | 2007/11/29

Q.

Help

Hi my son is 2.5yrs old and he is starting to scratch his bum the whole time and wont leave his tot alone. Does he have worms and a bladder infection. Please can someone help me regards to this.

Their is no redness or swelling that i can see.
He has also never been deworned. Which is the best for him

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Is this question addressed to the paediatrician? If it is, there is no doubt that your son's symptoms are due to a pinworm infestation. Give him Vermox Syrup 5ml twice daily for 3 days. Repeat the treatment after 3 months.

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