Dehydration in Children (cont.)
Dehydration in Children Prognosis
- Most dehydration is caused by viral infections that naturally run their course. The most dangerous problem with viruses is dehydration, which can kill infants and children.
- In most cases, providing adequate fluid, either by mouth or with IV fluid, is all that is necessary to assure your child's complete recovery.
Medically reviewed Margaret Walsh, MD; American Board of Pediatrics
MedscapeReference.com. Pediatric Dehydration.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/17/2015
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