A 25-year-old female asked:
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my son has been puking on and off for 3 days. recently complaining of severe sore throat and has diarrhea. but no fever. do i need to get him checked?

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Dr. Ameth Aguirre
20 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The vomiting, diarrhea and especially the sore throat put him at risk of dehydration given the fact that he is losing fluids and might not want to eat/drink as usual. You need to make sure his illness is no something that need to be acted immediately on. Good luck.
Answered on Aug 24, 2013
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