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Chickenpox (varicella) in children


Chickenpox in children - symptoms and treatment of pediatric varicella

Chickenpox is caused by a virus, which is quite easily enters the body through breathing. One consolation is to catch chickenpox only once in life.

Symptoms of varicella

You will first notice the deterioration of health of the kid, as well as a small or a significant temperature increase. After a few days there is a characteristic skin changes – pink spot on the scalp, eyebrows, on the body, which then turn into bubbles.

They can be located even on the mucous membrane of the mouth, eyes and genitals. Baby worries severe itching. And a rash on the mucous causing him more pain and. Chickenpox can be different calmly, with a small number of spots, and sometimes painful and long.

Treatment of varicella

Treatment of varicellaCall your doctor and faithfully follow his recommendations. Since the appearance of the rash and to scab baby should be in bed. Be sure to watch for the dynamics of the disease. The resulting new bubbles and podsypaya old handle green paint. If bubbles appeared on the mucous membrane of the eyes, immediately call your doctor.

After each meal, clean the baby’s mouth with boiled water or furatsilina. Talk to your doctor – maybe your baby will need antiallergic medicine that will save him from severe itching.

At high temperatures, let’s febrifuge. During the period of illness chickenpox daily bathe the baby, adding to the bath, with the water solution of potassium permanganate. After the bath procedures carefully Pat the skin with a clean towel and coat rashes green paint.

Chickenpox disease is not as terrible as unpleasant. And it’s better to experience it in childhood, as adults chickenpox occurs in more severe form.