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Nasal suction : This can be tricky as they are notoriously bad at properly blowing. If they will allow you to use nasal saline spray followed by a bulb suction this will help. If the mucous is caused by allergies the better thing is to address the underlying cause and prevent the mucous. ...Read more
Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more
How do I get rid of mucus and phlegm for a toddler who has suffered continuously for the past 12 months?
Mucus : a toddler vomiting mucous can happen for any number of reasons. Did it start all of a sudden and has been going on a few days? Or has he always been vomiting? He may be sick with an upper respiratory infection. Or he may have gastroesophageal reflux. Your doctor should be able to figure out what's causing his vomiting and treat him appropriately. ...Read more
Hi, my toddler 4 years old, cough continuesly, some times non stop, his cough sounds watery and with too much mucus hard to bred, heart bippin faster?
My toddler's stool report. Help me out. Mucus = present
blood = nil
occult blood = positive
rbcs = 8-10/hpf
pus cells = 40-50/hpf (it was 10 before)?
AURI: Give plenty of fluids to loosen the mucus. Check if it is viral or bacterial , antibiotics help heal faster. ...Read more
4yr old toddler fever, headache. No cough no mucus. After fever has calm down she plays and eats. Shes had fever on and off for 3 days?
Might need to see dr: Keep track of the time that she has had fever and how high would it reach. A constant fever for 3 days need to be checked to find the source of infection. If is on and off is more difficult to assess. You say is playful and that's very good sign. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers