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Child jaundice

My baby boy is 6 days old. he is diagnosed with jaundice. we tested the level of jaundice its 14.5. my blood group is o+ and his blood group is b+. he takes 30 to 40 ml milk between 2.5 hr to 3 hr. is this level of jaundice risky? what treatment should we opt for jaundice?

Thyroid problem

My son is 15 months old and his weight is 9.6.He has got poor appetite and will get constipated rarely so doctor asked me to take thyroid test and the report states Free t3 : 4.25 Free t4 : 1.11 TSH : 3.02 Freet4 and TSH are in normal range but free t4 alone has got raised I'm worried about it Please let me know whether my baby is having hypo or hyperthyroidism and is it necessary to put him under medication

Diagnosed tyhpoid fever

First widal test was positive, 5 days back. That time high fever was going till 104. Amoxicillin Potassium Clauvalate twice a day.O 1/80, H 1/80, AH 1/20, BH 1/20 this is the first test report. Now no fever and repeat widal test is O 1/40,H 1/20,AH 1/20, BH 1/20. Is the result still positive? What medication should be followed?

Baby roll over milestones

Hi my baby was trying vigorously to roll over Wen he was 3 months old.. He cud roll over but didn't know to take off the hand. For past one month he forgot totally and he is not trying to roll over. Now he is 4 months old. Is it normal pattern.. Or anything should be done from my side and help him to roll over. What is the normal age for this milestones to achieve

Chicken pox, MMR, PCV

My son is 2yrs 3months old, can he take chicken pox and MMR vaccines now. I will also like to know their doses. Can he also take PCV too as he missed PCV 1,2,3? What step do i take for all these vaccines? Thank you ....Bolanle

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