Difficult Defecation Accompanied By Fever In Infants?
Evening….rnMy child has not had a bowel movement for 3 days, he just farts and now he has a fever and his fever goes up and down and he’s fussy…rnGuess ” why is that??rnMy child is now 11 months
CHAPTER difficulty or constipation is usually said to occur when a person defecates less than 3 times in 1 week. Constipation itself can occur at any age, including babies aged 11 months. Causes of constipation can vary, but some of them include:
baby lacks fluid intake of food that contains less fiber baby is allergic to certain foods gastrointestinal adjustment to new types of food baby has thyroid problems there is a problem with the digestive system Babies who are constipated can generally be tried by giving excess fluids, especially considering that he has a fever so there is a risk of dehydration also increased. We advise you to consult a doctor considering that a fever in an 11-month-old baby can be alarming, especially against the risk of febrile seizures and dehydration. Here we attach an article about constipation in babies. Hope it is useful.
dr. N. K. Arief