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11 month old son skin graft

My son 11 month old had burned injury by milk, after a 5 week dressing surgeon advised to go for skin graft, i want to know it is good to do skin graft on 11 month old baby. there are some non healed area on upper left chest and arm.

Query related to rabies

Hi...I have query regarding rabies. A street dog licked my foot today. After 2 hrs I washed my feet under the running tap. Again after 2 hrs I washed my feet under running tap. Then after 1 hour of my last wash my son while playing licked my feet just for a second or so...i.e after almost 5 hrs of dog licking my feet. Is there chance that my son may be affected by virus?

Infection in children

Hi doctor, wanted to know that how often can children get affected by bacteria or virus from patients. Actually my daughter is 4 months old and my cousin aged 25yrs just had gone through a operation related to head (acaustic neuroma), after operation he is been staying in our home only. I am bit cautions that it wont be causing any problem to my 4 months old baby. Please suggest

Crp level raises

My nephew who is 3 years old has elevated crp level 4-5 times within 8 months but others report are normal. His crp is now 20. Why it always raises. Rest of the CBC count is normal,urine exam is normal. Earlier he had fever when crp raises but this time he was not eating well and vomits. What should be done?

Child vaccination

Is it necessary to give the polio drop to my child that are coming in door from the government if I am giving all the vaccine and polio drop in private according to the chart given.

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