pediatrician-icon

Deficiency of vitamin d3

My baby age of 1.5 yrs he got little bit crack of RH leg then recover well after when get through the all treatments (Plaster ). again the 6 months later same thing happened & During that came to know there is problem with vit d3(Test done-41nmol/L) to have not proper calcium absorption happened . that time Dr gave some d3 improvement meditation and again presently he fell down from cycle age 2.8 and caused major fracture of left hand. presentky he is in treatment hav e one month plaster. we are very scared n not understand how to recovery this deficiency. also for his eyes is blueish which dr said might be he has osteoporosis & need to test done. can you pls advise how to proceed for further treatement.
views-icons 40 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Answers (1)

Like the answers? Chat privately for 24 hours with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Dr. Poonam M Sambhaji
Pediatrician 11 yrs exp North Goa

Free 3 day follow up

Chat Now

₹300 for 24 hrs

Hi, I may need few more information to have provisional diagnosis. Repeated fractures and blue sclera, points towards some genetic cause. Hopefully child has been seen by a pediatrician. I would prefer that child is seen by a pediatric orthopedician and not adult ortho doctor. Hope this helps you. Happy parenting.
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO