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Child Care Topics - Symptom Checker

Our Symptom Checker is designed to help you make appropriate decisions on what level of medical care is needed for your child and how to provide symptom relief for minor illnesses and injuries.

Each topic gives you valuable information about when you can care for the symptoms at home and when to call the doctor. When in doubt, call your doctor or go to the nearest emergency department.

Abdomen (GI) Symptoms
Abdominal Pain
Stools, Blood in
Stools, Unusual Color
Vomiting without Diarrhea
Vomiting with Diarrhea

Head or Brain Symptoms
Head Injury

Notice: The information contained in this service is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, it is provided for educational purposes only. Expert Knowledge Network and Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center assume no responsibility for how this information is used.
Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider before starting any new treatment or discontinuing an existing treatment. Talk with your healthcare provider about any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Nothing contained in the service is intended to be for medical diagnosis or treatment.