Up And Down Fever In Children Accompanied By Body Aches And Difficulty Moving The Body?
my child is 18 months old, October 21, 2018 around 2 am the body is hot, then it is hard to make the body move, turning left or right is hard as in pain, the afternoon is brought to the massage provider, there may be a vein or sprain, the next day the condition is still like that, after that there was bw to another massage number until 3 people, there was a change, I could face down, but to sit alone and stand still in pain until today 5 nov 2018, where should I bring the condition check huh? for the record from the 21st until now still experiencing fever up and down, thank you for the response
Fever in children can be caused due to various causes. It is not advisable to do massage by a massage on the baby, especially if massaging too hard and massaging the abdominal area. This is not very good for babies.
From the situation that your child is experiencing, the emergence of a fever that has lasted more than 7 days and is accompanied by pain in the body may be caused by a dengue fever. Dengue fever is a dengue virus infection that is transmitted through mosquito bites. Dengue fever can affect all ages from infants to adults. Dengue fever can cause symptoms such as high fever, decreased appetite, the child looks fussy, and can be accompanied by pain in the joints. Pain in the joints that can cause children to appear in pain when moving. In addition, bleeding can also occur such as bleeding gums or red spots appear on the body. Dengue fever requires direct treatment from a doctor.
But other than that the situation that you experience can also be caused by other causes such as:
Therefore, it is recommended that you immediately check your child directly to a pediatrician, so the doctor can check the condition of your child directly. Maybe later an additional inspection will be done such as a blood test if necessary.
give enough drink to your child, do not do massage. Measure your baby's temperature regularly. avoid giving just any medicine.
The following article you can read about dengue fever
may be useful. thank you