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Should I talk to my doctor about pyloric stenosis?

You should consult your doctor if you suspect pyloric stenosis. If your child vomits forcefully and frequently after eating and is not gaining weight, you should consult your doctor. Any signs of lethargy, a failure to gain weight, or a reduction in urine output or bowel movements call for a visit to the doctor.

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