Cough Colds And Fever Accompanied By Shortness In Children Aged 22 Months?
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The condition that your child experiences if accompanied by shortness, high fever more than 38 degrees, the area of the feet or hands are colder or pale should be taken directly to the nearest hospital because this can be an emergency especially if with shortness of breath, the hospital should be a maternal and child hospital or a hospital that is not a COVID reference so it can be considered that a smaller number of patients are supervised.
In this connection can be caused by several things such as
Pneumonia due to bacteria Pneumonia due to viruses Upper respiratory tract infections Which is where this should be further examined by a doctor specifically a pediatrician. So that this matter can be handled appropriately. Some things that should be done are
Avoid fever is too high by giving paracetamol according to body weight. Compress with a warm towel Mucus suction especially if the child is having difficulty getting rid of mucus Keep body fluids around 1 liter per day Similarly Information Hopefully useful