|A much happier baby girl and|
mummy. She just had a bath.
I then called the pediatrician's office and the nurse said, "It sounds like nursemaid's elbow. Give your daughter Tylenol because you need to come in and have your daughter's elbow relocated." We left immediately, but I was such a wreck and missed the exit for the pediatrician and as a result it took 30 minutes instead of 15-20 minutes.
Charis cried and cried during the reduction, and I started crying because she was in pain. I tried nursing her, but nursing didn't even help. Thankfully, she's now able to suck her left thumb again.
- For doctors and nurses
- That Charis has mobility of her arm again
- That I called the doctor's office