Fluctuating Fever In Children Accompanied By Coughing And Sneezing Mixed With Blood?
Hello. My son is 11 months old, has a fever for almost 2 weeks, his fever fluctuates. During the past 2 days his fever has dropped, but yesterday he sneezed 1x the snot had the same blood when he slept drinking milk vomited out the blood was also once again. How is that? Is it dangerous or not? Please respond. Thanks. .
Fever in children is something that can be caused due to various causes. From your child's condition, a fever for 2 weeks accompanied by bleeding from the nose when sneezing and vomiting blood may be due to a dengue fever.
Dengue fever / DHF is a disease caused by the dengue virus and transmitted through mosquito bites. Dengue fever can occur at any age. Dengue fever can cause symptoms such as:
high fever, fever can fluctuate headaches, nausea vomiting decreased appetite can be accompanied by bleeding manifestations such as nosebleeds, a reddish rash on the body, vomiting blood, bleeding gums if your child's condition is caused by dengue fever, then this usually requires hospitalization, especially if accompanied by signs of bleeding.
But besides that, the condition that your child is experiencing can also be caused by other causes such as:
typhus irritation of the airways is mild inflammation of the tonsils and throat. Therefore, you should check your child directly first to the doctor so that the doctor can check your condition directly, and later the doctor can provide the right therapy for you. give your child enough to drink and eat.
Here's an article that you can read about dengue fever
may be useful. Thank you