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Pediatrics Common Questions, Quick Answers

Crying and Colic

Donna D'Alessandro, M.D.
Lindsay Huth, B.A.
Peer Review Status: Internally Reviewed
Creation Date: November 2001
Last Revision Date: April 2002

Common Questions, Quick Answers

What is colic?

What causes colic?

Who can get colic?

What are the symptoms of colic?

Is colic contagious?

How is colic treated?

How can I take a break?

How long does colic last?

How can colic be prevented?

When should I call the doctor?

Quick Answers


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