Children Aged 14 Months With Fever Accompanied By Cough And Runny Nose?
Morning doctor, my child is 14 months old, has a high fever, the temperature reaches 39.7 and this is already the 3rd day, I monitor his fever every 4 hours and if I have a high fever, I give paracetamol, the temperature decreases, but the interval of 3-5 hours begins to feel his body temperature rising again. . There is a runny runny runny clear color, coughing up phlegm so that it disrupts his sleep fuss, occasional vomiting because he wants to expel phlegm but not vomiting often. I am provided with DSA medicine when I have a fever, cough, runny nose, (sanmol, mucopect, intrizine), no shortness of breath and diarrhea, my breath counts 40 minutes of breath in 1 minute. Even if you want to eat a little, drink plenty of water. What do I need to go to the hospital to check the lab, remember now is a corona virus outbreak, thank you doctor
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Corona virus infection has a variety of symptoms that usually are preceded by fever, cough, and shortness. If you experience this, especially the fever has been running for more than 3 days can be considered further examination at the doctor for examination based on symptoms and physically and it would be better if carried out tests for the laboratory so that it can direct about the condition of the fever that occurs because it can be
viral infections bacterial infections lack of fluids or dehydration autoimmune reactions this can be confirmed with a few checks. What should be done by mother is
keep the temperature of the child remains below 39 degrees by giving paracetamol according to the dose of 10 mg per body weight and can be given every 4 hours give enough fluids can be about 1 liter per day compresses using a warm towel avoid close to people who are sick too If there is a fever more than 40 degrees, a history of previous seizures, shortness of breath should not be postponed but immediately see a doctor.
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