Treatment of ARVI in children: the main symptoms and rules of behavior in detecting
The child’s organism is much weaker than an adult, it is prone to various kinds of diseases. Often, children are diagnosed with acute respiratory infections. The name is as follows: acute respiratory viral infections. The disease consists of a group of infectious diseases.
How to recognize pathology? How does the acute respiratory viral infection begin and flow, what are the standards of outpatient treatment and can the illness be cured in children at home? How many days does ARVI last for a child? The answers to the questions are described below. Every responsible parent must know the necessary information for the safety of his child.
ARVI represent a huge group of respiratory ailments, which is characterized by defeat of the respiratory system. In the absence of diagnosis for a particular pathogen, the pediatrician diagnoses ARD. With this variety, pathogens can be not only viruses.
Doctors have found that pathogens most often transmitted by airborne droplets. For this reason, the incidence among children is very high, especially in winter.
It is necessary to distinguish between two concepts: ARVI and ARI; they flow the same way, they have similar symptoms, but they are treated differently.
It is impossible to independently distinguish ORZ from ARVI from a child, since the causative agents of the first ailment can be fungi, viruses, bacteria, and the second – exclusively a viral infection.
Pay attention to several important aspects:
Itching in the nose or upper part of the palate, slight burning is the first sign of a beginning cold.
Sensations are unpleasant, with the passage of time they manifest themselves with greater force. It is such a reaction of the body - a kind of protection in the invasion of pathogenic microflora.
Having noticed the above symptoms in the baby, visit the doctor: the early onset of therapy minimizes the likelihood of complications.
Breast children at the first symptoms of acute respiratory viral infection should be shown to a specialist for further treatment, the best option is to call an ambulance.
On reception at the doctor not only complaints of a child for health. Most of all the doctor is interested in the processes occurring inside the body.
Several specific measures are carried out for their diagnosis: