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6 month old bb, breastfeed, don't want to drink water, urate cristals, protein, mucus in urine, live in warm country(temp of 97) bb sweats a lot?

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Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Ur child needs

To follow up with his pediatrician.
His symptoms are most likely related to dehydration. U have to be creative and find a way so ur child will come to like drinking agua. Ask his dr about his kidney function, uric acid level etc. Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/a-to-z-guides/dehydration-in-children-treatment.

In brief: Ur child needs

To follow up with his pediatrician.
His symptoms are most likely related to dehydration. U have to be creative and find a way so ur child will come to like drinking agua. Ask his dr about his kidney function, uric acid level etc. Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/a-to-z-guides/dehydration-in-children-treatment.
Dr. Victor Bonuel
Dr. Victor Bonuel
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Flavored pedialyte

Consider using flavored pedialyte for hydration.

In brief: Flavored pedialyte

Consider using flavored pedialyte for hydration.
Dr. Salvador Badillo
Dr. Salvador Badillo
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral
1 doctor agrees

In brief: A healthy baby will

Drink water if thirsty.
The beauty of breast-ferding is that it is sufficient for hydration in countries whose water supply may be contaminated. His pediatrician will look for medical causes of proteinuria. Urate crystals can be seen in the diapers of healthy breast-fed babies. If your baby is dehydrated from sweating ; is not gaining weight appropriately, his doctor may test for cystic fibrosis.

In brief: A healthy baby will

Drink water if thirsty.
The beauty of breast-ferding is that it is sufficient for hydration in countries whose water supply may be contaminated. His pediatrician will look for medical causes of proteinuria. Urate crystals can be seen in the diapers of healthy breast-fed babies. If your baby is dehydrated from sweating ; is not gaining weight appropriately, his doctor may test for cystic fibrosis.
Dr. Johanna Fricke
Dr. Johanna Fricke
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