Is It Dangerous If A 4-month-old Baby With Exclusive Breastfeeding Has Coughed 2 Days And Has Mucus?
good night, I want to ask, my child is 4 months old drinking ASI, 2 days coughing and today he is releasing yellow mucus along with the ASI he drinks, is that dangerous? thank you.🙏
Cough cough in children is a thing that often happens. Cough in children can be caused due to several causes such as:
influenza pneumonia asthma pulmonary aspiration pneumonia One fairly serious cause that can cause a cough in your child is due to aspiration pneumonia. Aspiration pneumonia is a condition where the entry of fluids such as breast milk into the lungs. This can occur because of inappropriate breastfeeding positions or because the baby chokes while drinking breast milk. The entry of breast milk into the lungs can cause children to cough and shortness of breath. As well as breathing sounds grok grok, and comes out of breast milk from the airway (nose). This is dangerous and requires immediate attention to the doctor.
therefore, it is recommended that you immediately check your child with the doctor. Child specialist, so that the doctor can examine the condition of your child further. Thus the doctor can provide the right treatment for your child.
The following arithmetic that you can read about baby coughs
may be useful. Thank you