U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free

Dr. Mahmood Khichi

Pediatric Critical Care
Tiff City, MO
32 years experience

Locations

Office

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pediatric Critical Care

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

12 Answers
3 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A member asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
You should do that !: If an infant does not wet diapers normally it is a cause of concern, specially if you are offering pedialyte. If the infant is not wanting to feed o... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
No: It is a disease caused by a bacteria in an nonvaccinated individual, by a dirty wound.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
BUN/Creatinine ratio: Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) is the breakdown of protein excreted via kidney. Creatinine is the muscle breakdown product also excreted by the kidney. BUN... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
Can be affected: There are complications of the disease and the treatment that affect the heart and other organs. However with good follow up and treatment, complicati... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
below 5mg/dL: Any level below 5mg/dl is considered normal.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
Control the fever: You can alternate the paracetamol with Ibuprofen every three hours so that the child will get a dose of fever medication every 3 hours (paracetamol ev... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
Careful Fluid Rx: Depends on the cause and severity of high sodium, and if the baby has had any symptoms. High normal sodium is around 145 millimols/l. Anything abov... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
5mg/dL: Abnormally high bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia) is defined as bili level of >5mg/dl. However medical treatment is usually started at 15mg/dl. The first... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
Yes: Incomplete conbustion of wood without good ventilation of the room can lead to poisonoud build up of carbon monoxide. Every room with fireplace should... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
See detailed Answer: The infant needs to be admitted to hospital by pediatrician, and evaluated by anesthesia, pediatri cardiothoracic surgeon. The actual surgery is ab... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
Not common: There are two types of new born sepsis. Early onset-one that happens within a week of birth, and the late onset- which occurs after 3-4 weeks of birth... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahmood Khichi
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
See answer below: Neonatal pneumonia is the infection of the alveoli (air sacks) of the newborn lungs. It usually occurs in premature infants, babies born with congenit... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.

Ask doctors free
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less

Testimonials
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.

2
Recommendations
35
Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Khichi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Khichi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks for tips about the temp. I was worried about keeping her cooler
HealthTap member
Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Karachi, Dow Medical College, Pakistan
Graduated 1990MD
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less