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A 27-year-old female asked:

6 mo. old ebf started solids 3 days ago (pure veg). no bm since, no apparent discomfort. not unusual for him but since adding solids not sure if ok?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 40 years experience
Common : for exclusively breast fed infants to have constipation, adding purée vegetables may or may not change his bowel habits, if otherwise doing fine, don't worry, you can stimulate his rectum by measuring a rectal temperature, he may pass stools then, if not, just wait, wish you both well

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Last updated Sep 29, 2017

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