Degree of Dehydration 4-6 :Mild 6-8 :Moderate 8-10 :Severe 10-12 :Shock
Sunken eye Not Sunken Barely visible Pronounced More pronounced
Retention of skin fold/sec Absent 2 to 4 6 to 10 20-45
Haematocrit value(PCV%) 40-45 50 55 60
Fluid required(ml/kg b.w) 15-25 30-50 50-80 80-150

P.C.V estimate to to evaluate degree of dehydration

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