October 29 Infectious page is very easy. Post epidemic scenarios of hand, foot and mouth disease That began to return to the epidemic, stating that this began to return to the epidemic RSV disease of hand, foot and mouth is also spreading, in elementary kindergarten children centers.
Hand, foot and mouth disease Caused by a virus Enterovirus
The most common virus class members are Coxsackie and Enterovirus.
Contact Receive the virus from person to person through Cough, sneezing, mucus, phlegm Enter the respiratory tract Or gastrointestinal and feco-oral route
symptom Most of the time, low to high fever, sore throat, drooling, little to eat. Some people have liquid stools.
The blister looks clear. Up in the mouth, palate and soles of the feet
If it only goes up in the mouth, it is called herpangina (herpangina).
If you have completed 3 places, which are hand, foot, and mouth, some cases of hand, foot and mouth disease can blister on the buttocks.
Less serious and common complications are:Dehydrated due to sore mouth Can’t eat water and food
Very few have serious complications, including encephalitis, myocarditis. Often found from species Enterovirus 71 Children will develop high fever, drowsiness, trembling, fussing, myoclonus jerk, if severe, lung flooding, breathlessness, heart attack, convulsive seizures, and death.
DiagnosisThe symptoms show a blister in the mouth, palate, uvula and soles of the feet.
If only in the mouth, call herpangina.
If all of them appear in the mouth, palms and soles of the feet, call HFMD. Hand Foot and mouth disease.
Symptomatic treatment No virus killer Can eat dinner, such as cold water, ice, ice
An anesthetic drops will help relieve the pain. And eat soft food easily digested
The prognosis is very good, recovered within 3-7 days, there is a chance of recurrence. Must be kept clean and avoid touching sick people. Very few have severe complications.
Protection No vaccine
Eat hot, medium spoon, wash your hands, keep distance. Avoid touching sick people
Do not swallow your hands with toys.
No playing at the ball house, playground
If a child is sick Have to stop studying If a lot of people have to close the class and clean up their belongings and toys, they can use detergent to clean them. Sun drying toy equipment
Take care of children’s health as well.
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