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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 by a Doctor on 5/17/2013

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