Roseola in children: what is the "sixth disease"
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…

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Heart disease in newborns
Heart disease in newborns, or congenital heart disease, are various anatomical abnormalities that occur in the structures of the heart and large vessels during fetal development. Heart defects in newborns…

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Sinusitis in children: symptoms and treatment
Sinusitis in children has pronounced symptoms and treatment should be followed immediately. With such a pathology as sinusitis in children (treatment is carried out taking into account the observations and…

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How health depends on atmospheric pressure

A bad mood, a headache, and sometimes laziness, a person easily attributes to bad weather. Some of these statements are understood and even sympathetic. Others categorically reject this relationship. So, does the “heavenly office” really have such power over the human body? And how does atmospheric pressure (BP) affect health?
How health depends on atmospheric pressure
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Urticaria in a child: treatment, causes and symptoms

The main symptoms of the appearance of urticaria in both a child and an adult include:

Red spots on the body;
Itching
Blisters on the mucous membranes;
Swelling of the face, eyes;
Temperature rise.
At the very beginning of its occurrence, an obsessive itching appears, especially in places where clothes are most tightly in contact: seams from underwear, elastic of pants, etc. Then blisters appear, similar to a nettle burn (hence the name) or insect bites. If urticaria has arisen from external exposure to an allergen (household chemicals, an insect bite), then itching and redness spread from this place on the body. Continue reading

Mononucleosis in a child: symptoms and treatment

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
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What causes the wrong ECG result?
An electrocardiogram, or ECG, is a simple test that doctors use to measure the electrical activity of the heart. This helps them identify underlying heart diseases. Sometimes non-standard ECG results…

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"Hippos grabbed their tummies." Stomach problems in children
Disruption of the organ, intestinal microflora, glands - consequences. To correctly approach the solution of the problem, you need to find out its root cause. Common causes of abdominal pain…

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Heart disease in newborns
Heart disease in newborns, or congenital heart disease, are various anatomical abnormalities that occur in the structures of the heart and large vessels during fetal development. Heart defects in newborns…

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Appendicitis in a child: symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment
Appendicitis is the very process of inflammation in an organ called the appendix. It is a process in the form of a tube of sizes from 0.5 to 1.5 cm,…

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