Why would a toddler have bloody stool?

Answer If he is passing frank blood he probably has a polyp. If it is mixed with fecal matter he could be having dysentery.

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What is the cause of dark, bloody mucous in a dog's stool?

In most cases, dark, bloody mucous (melena) occurs in a dog's stool when internal bleeding begins in the animal's stomach or small intestines, and that blood is partially digested before it passes ... Read More »

What would be possible causes for a toddler to have unexplained periodic cyanosis episodes and could thyroid function have anything to do with it?

Cyanosis usually indicates cardiac disease. The child needs to be evaluated properly.

Why would a 2 year old girl have creamy white colored stool with light greenish tinge?

It could be an indication of Liver infections, such as hepatitis Biliary cirrhosis Gallstones Anatomic abnormalities of the intestines or bile ducts present at birth (congenital) Inborn errors of ... Read More »

Can you offer a solution toddler 1 was caught performing oral sex on toddler 2 One toddler is 4 the performer and the other is 3 cousins they were caught Older toddler also has bruises and odd ideas?

Get these children to a doctor as soon as you possibly can. This is an emergency. At least one of these children was obviously sexually molested and needs help now. The police should also be contac... Read More »