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A 26-year-old female asked:

My 8 month old has a red nose (she rubs it alot) but not runny, red cheeks and very sleepy. she has a slight cough the last 2 days and had 3 poo's since last night. she's on solids and her poo's looked a bit runny today. what could be the cause?

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Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Likely virus: This sounds like a viral infection,likely a simple upper respiratory infection. If she has a fever, is not eating/drinking well, has difficulty breathing, or worsening in any other way, please call her doctor for an in-person or telemedicine visit.

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