Hello readers of the magazine. I am a pediatrician Evgeny Kovalenko. In this article I want to talk about an insidious disease – mononucleosis in a child. Its symptoms are similar to a number of other ailments. Over time, this diagnosis in society began to grow into myths that misinform or frighten parents. I propose to deal with the topic of mononucleosis in a child. Let’s start with the main thing – most often the culprit is the Epstein-Barr virus. How does he appear in a patient?
Symptoms of mononucleosis in a child
During the examination of the child, I see the following symptoms: Continue reading
Greetings to readers of Imom.me. I am Olesya Ivanova, candidate of medical sciences, allergist-immunologist. In this article I want to talk about a common problem not only in the spring. We will talk about allergic conjunctivitis in a child. This knowledge is useful not only for children, but also for adults. Noticed eye problems in the baby, and are lost in conjecture, what could it be? Now, mom will know not only the symptoms of allergic conjunctivitis in the child, but also the treatment methods. Continue reading
Roseola in children is an acute disease that infants are susceptible to. Normally, it passes on its own in 6 days, hence the name “sixth disease”. Roseola or sudden exanthema is one of the most mysterious childhood diseases on the planet. A few decades ago, its symptoms were attributed to other diseases. It was possible to study it in detail only in the 20th century. Until now, neither scientists nor doctors have been able to prove the role of any of the pathogens. However, it is known that most cases of roseola in children are a primary infection caused by herpes virus types 6 and 7. It usually develops at an early age. This is due to the fact that up to 12 months of life, antibodies to this virus have 60-90% of children, and by 3-5 years – already 100%. Continue reading