Constipation, Age 11 and Younger - Check Your Symptoms
Call your doctor now or seek immediate medical care if:
- There is blood in your child's stool.
Watch closely for changes in your child's health, and be sure to contact your doctor if:
- Your child's constipation gets worse.
- Your baby younger than 3 months has constipation that lasts more than 1 day after you start home care.
- Your child age 3 months to 11 years has constipation that goes on for a week after home care.
- Your child has a fever.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
November 14, 2014
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