Project Description

Just a Gastroenteritis...

Case Presentation:

A 3-month-old infant was brought by ambulance to our emergency department following repetitive vomiting episodes at home one hour after assumption of a cow milk based formula, accompanied by muscle hypotonia, hyporeactivity, pallor and tachycardia.
During the preceding weeks parents have changed different kinds of formula milk because of discomfort and constipation.
At the emergency department the child presented with a low state of conscience, pale, with tachycardia and arterial hypotonia; absence of fever.


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