Patient :My son, 10, has bronchitis. He said that he lost 10 pounds in one day as he weighed himself. He weighs 81.5 pounds today and yesterday he weighed 82.2 pounds but didn't weigh himself the last 2 days. He said that he felt he lost fat. What's causing this weight loss?
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