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My 4 month's baby stool test report having pus cells 6-10. Is it abnormal??

My 4 month's baby stool test report having pus cells 6-10. Is it abnormal??

Suggests infection: Fecal leukocytes are not normally present in stool in healthy individuals, and if 6-10 is considered moderately elevated and suggest inflammation from infection, usually a bacterial infection such as Salmonella or Shigella or potentially Ameba. Viruses or allergy cause less reaction. Leukocytes in stool can also be associated with inflammatory bowel disease, but this is unlikely in an infant. ...Read more

Pus (Definition)

Pus consists of white blood cells that have "eaten" bacteria and then died. You find pus resulting after an infection has established itself and the pus is a product of the body's immune ...Read more


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What is the normal range of rbcs and pus cells in stool analysis of 1 month baby ??

What is the normal range of rbcs and pus cells in stool analysis of 1 month baby ??

None: Normally there should be no red or white cells in the stool of a 1 month old baby. All the best sorting this out. ...Read more

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My baby is 6 months old in his stool analysis RBCS is 8-10 and pus cells is over 100?

My baby is 6 months old in his stool analysis RBCS is 8-10 and pus cells is over 100?

Stool cx: The stool culture should cook x 48 hrs-72 hrs. If bacteria is growing, the pedi MD can treat accordingly. If it is just a broken capillary and mucus, just hydration and fluids are needed. Welcome, I'm Dr. Ivy Fisher, for any future virtual appts needed. ...Read more

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My baby is 5 Months old and have loose motion. I Checked her stool and the result is RBC in stool is 0-2/ hpf; pus cells in stool is 1-2/hpf?

My baby is 5 Months old and have loose motion. I Checked her stool and the result is RBC in stool is 0-2/ hpf; pus cells in stool is 1-2/hpf?

Send culture: Red and white blood cells in the stool is not considered normal. Evaluation for inflammatory or infectious / parasitic causes should take place. ...Read more

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4 month old baby with pus cell 25-30/hpf, red blodd cell 2-3/hpf and epithiliel cell 2-3/hpf with semi liquid stool. What could be the reason?

4 month old baby with pus cell 25-30/hpf, red blodd cell 2-3/hpf and epithiliel cell 2-3/hpf with semi liquid stool. What could be the reason?

Incomplete question: This site can provide valuable incite for many issues if you use it properly. When you submit a question, you must provide enough background information for site docs to review.You have not indicated what specimin was used to provide these results.We do not have access to any previous question or data you use to sign up. ...Read more

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Hi My 3 month EBF baby has loose motions for last 14 days. now its green loose watery/seedy stools. stool test - 8-10/hpf pus cells reducing substance + , started "taxim o"Bbay is gainig weight n active. plz tell me if he has ny other serious condition or

Hi My 3 month EBF baby has loose motions for last 14 days. now its green loose watery/seedy stools. stool test - 8-10/hpf pus cells reducing substance + , started "taxim o"Bbay is gainig weight n active. plz tell me if he has ny other serious condition or

Probably not: The presence of reducing substances and pus cells in small concentrations doesn't necessarily indicate infection, but it seems your doctor prescribed Taxin O just in case. EBF babies typically have soft stools that may also appear "seedy" & range from yellow to green in color. Iron supplements can make the stool darker. Since your baby is active & growing, most like s'he is fine. ...Read more

Feces (Definition)

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