Children Have Difficulty Moving Their Heads To The Right And Left?
Good night, I want to ask, my daughter is 16 months. From Thursday my child’s body temperature goes up and down, meaning that at night her body temperature rises but from morning to evening tends to be stable. hard to look right and left .. If held by the shoulder in pain that. I tried to call a massage worker, and sorted by my child, but until today (Wednesday) there has been no change, my child’s head motion is still stiff. Please explain and What steps should I take?
Good afternoon, thank you for asking at HealthReplies.com. Conditions that your child experiences with fever and stiff neck can mean several things, including:
Injury of muscles or muscles that are attracted
And other possibilities also depend on the results of the examination. Our advice, because there is the potential that your child's condition comes from dangerous diseases such as inflammation of the brain and the lining of the brain, immediately consult a pediatrician to find out more about his condition. The doctor will carry out checks through history, physical examination and support such as blood tests, or maybe a CT scan if deemed necessary. The treatment your child will receive depends on the results of this examination.
Meanwhile, all you can do is compress his forehead with a warm compress, and keep an eye on and make sure his nutrients are met. Because of the potential for dangerous diseases suffered by your child, you should not delay checking with your pediatrician. If you have started to have symptoms such as high fever, the baby looks weak, continues to feel sleepy, vomit and the like, do not hesitate to check with the emergency room at the nearest hospital. So, hopefully answering your question.