Cough Of A 4-year-old Child Who Comes And Goes With Vomiting?
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Coughing is the body's natural response to clear the airways when there are foreign objects or secretions. Coughing can also occur when there is a bacterial or viral infection of the respiratory tract. Causes of cough in children include:
Asthma is characterized by coughing, shortness of breath, shortness of breath. This can be triggered by cold air, dust, respiratory infections, and increases if there is a congenital or congenital environmental factor allergies such as exposure to cigarette smoke or dust around the child Bacterial or viral infections such as pneumonia (accompanied by coughing symptoms, yellowish phlegm , fever, shortness of breath2); croup, flu, bronchitis If your child's cough doesn't get better, accompanied by tightness, difficulty breathing, and coughing up phlegm, then it's a good idea to have your child checked by a pediatrician. So that doctors can carry out direct examinations and if necessary can be accompanied by X-rays of the lungs. Meanwhile, what can be done includes:
Give nutritious food to children and get enough rest to increase children's endurance Avoid children from exposure to cigarette smoke, dust, or irritating chemicals Keep hands clean before handling children and get children also to diligently wash their hands Keep children away from people who are suffers from cough around them Read also: addressing coughs in children
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