Management of Bronchiolitis in Pediatrics

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Bronchiolitis in Pediatrics is a common respiratory tract infection below 2 years. The peak incidence is observed in children around 6 months and that months. too during winter and early spring months Causative Organisms of Bronchiolitis in pediatrics In majority of cases the causative organism is respiratory syncytial virus. Other causative organisms are influenza virus, para influenza...

COMMON COLD IN PEDIATRC AGE GROUP

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COMMON COLD IN PEDIATRC AGE GROUP is the common complaint . In majority of cases it is due to viral infection (common cold) like influenza, para influenza.   COMMON COLD IN PEDIATRC AGE GROUP Predisposing Factors Sudden change in climate, overcrowd- ing, increased susceptibility during the epidemic of viral infection like influenza. SYMPTOMS OF COMMON COLD IN PEDIATRC...

Acute Diarrhea in kids Its factors and Clinical features

Acute Diarrhea in kids Its factors and Clinical features
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Acute Diarrhea in kids Its factors and Clinical features Acute Diarrhea is defined as frequent passage of loose stools. It is one of the common- est diseases in children below 3 years. If treated at early stage it can prevent complications like dehydration, elec- trolyte imbalance, Yelllow watery diarrhea in babies, oliguria and shock.   These are the...

Amebic Dysentery Treatment

Amebic Dysentery
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Amebic Dysentery Amebic Dysentery shows Loose motions: 6 to 8 times, semisolid, copious, dark red in color, with mucus and blood. It has got offensive smell. Along with this the child may have low grade fever, abdominal cramps and tenesmus. Life cycle Matured infected cysts are swallowed along with contaminated food or water. These cysts reach...

Vitamin deficiencies in children

Vitamine deficiencies in children
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Vitamin deficiencies in children    Deficiency state            _         Symptoms and signs    Vitamin A deficiencies in children                        Night blindness, bitot spots on scleral conjunctiva (chalky-grey spots on the temporal side of corneoscleral junction), xerophthalmia, and keratomalacia. Toad-like skin due to follicular...

CONVULSIONS IN KIDS

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CONVULSIONS IN KIDS Convulsions in kids is included first in the list of pediatric emergencies because it is one of the commonest emergencies which a General Practitioner has to tackle. Since he is easily contactable the child is brought to him either during the convulsions or immediately after the convulsions. In such cases parents are most...

Treatment for Tonsillitis in child

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Treatment of Tonsillitis in child: the clinical presentation of tonsillitis is the same as pharyngitis. It will present with sore throat, difficulty in swallowing, fever, cough, hoarseness of voice. In addition, this child might complain of pain in his ears. Signs of Tonsillitis in child 1. Child is febrile (viral infection). 2. These are enlarged and...

Infectious disease in Child

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Infectious disease in Child Infectious disease in child is the disease resulted from the entry and multiplication of infectious agent in the body of human being. The infectious agent could be a virus or a bacteria or a parasite. Common viral infectious diseases in pediatric age group are Chicken Pox, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Viral Hep- atitis, Influenza...

Diseases of Respiratory System in Kids

Diseases of Respiratory System
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  Diseases of respiratory system are quite common during any pediatric oe group. These diseases include common cold, upper respiratory tract infection, primary complex, pronchiolitis, bronchial asthma, pneumonia, bronchopneumonia and forelgn body in respiratory tract leading to various complications. In children most of the time otitis media is due to complication of upper respiratory tract...

Ayurvedic herbs

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 Ayurvedic Herbs Ayurvedic herbs or medicine has been around for centuries and originated in India. It's based on the belief that the body, mind, and spirit must be in balance in order to prevent illness.  Ayurvedic Doshas Any list of Ayurvedic herbs is substantial and must be broken down by doshas, the three distinct mind-body types in Ayurvedic medicine. You'll...

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