What are the Symptoms of Pediatric Pyloric Stenosis?
The baby starts to vomit feeds forcefully around 4 weeks after delivery.
Symptoms of pediatric pyloric stenosis include -
- Vomiting - The baby starts to vomit feeds around 4 weeks after delivery. The vomiting gradually becomes forceful. The vomit mainly contains milk or curdled milk.
- Less urine and stools - Due to the vomiting and absence of milk absorption, is the child passes less urine and stools.
- Dehydration - The vomiting also results in the baby getting dehydrated and losing weight.
- Jaundice - The baby may develop jaundice.
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