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Dr. Gupta, Board Certified Pediatrician
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Good Evening, I need some advise about an issue with my son

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Good Evening, I need some advise about an issue with my son aged 6yrs. for about four days now he has been having fever which comes and goes. he sleeps fine, but when he wakes up in the morning he complains of Calf pain. we have been taking him to the doctor who has been treating him for throat and stomach infection (Because he has loose motion).

Many thanks

Regards,

Ashley
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Paediatrics
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
Hello from JA
What throat and stomach infection
How treated?
what tests?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Hi Doctor, We have given him antibiotics prescribed by the physician. but no tests done unitl today

Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Hello Doctor,

Customer: replied 4 years ago.

my son aged 6yrs. for about four days now he has been having fever which comes and goes. he sleeps fine, but when he wakes up in the morning he complains of Calf pain. we have been taking him to the doctor who has been treating him for throat and stomach infection (Because he has loose motion).

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
Hello
I understand
Sorry for the delay, I could not access the question.

What test was done
Did he have a throat culture?