Appendicitis is an inflammation of the cecum (appendix) that can occur in both a child and an adult. Without timely treatment, this condition can cause dangerous complications, so parents should be able to recognize the symptoms of appendicitis in children and take action in time.
Symptoms of appendicitis in a child
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, and in diameter about 10 mm. This gut is blind, which means there is no way out. For this reason, clogging may occur, which causes inflammation. The appendix in the right lower abdomen is located closer to the groin.
What happens in the body with inflammation?
Inflammation of the cecum is a blockage of its lumen. It can be caused by an increase in lymphoid nodules, calla mass, a foreign body, a tumor, and even a parasite. For these reasons, the process accumulates mucus and excessive multiplication of microbes. All this leads to inflammation of the mucous membrane, the formation of blood clots and tissue necrosis. Continue reading
A person with color blindness does not see the world at all as he sees the eye of a healthy person. This is because the photopigments that are in the eye overlap each other, as if layering, as a result of which they cannot function normally. Pilestone came to the rescue. They found a solution by creating glasses with lenses for filtering colors. It was on these points for the correction of color blindness that the imom.me editorial staff shot an honest review. The article will be useful not only to those who make up the very percentage of people suffering from color blindness, but also to those who want to test themselves for such features.
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Coronavirus is a disease that affected China at the end of 2019 and spread almost worldwide in 2020. Every day, the statistics of victims of a new infection changes, the number of deaths, illnesses and convalesces. What is known about coronavirus today? What are its symptoms, is there a vaccine, and how is it currently being treated? All known latest news and facts about coronavirus from Rospotrebnadzor and Chinese media.
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It doesn’t matter if acetone is found in the child’s urine or if it smells from the mouth – all this is called acetonemic syndrome. As a rule, the condition occurs in childhood. Usually people call it “acetone in children”, to simplify the concept. If the mother was told that the child in the urine had acetone or she felt a corresponding smell from her mouth, this does not mean that the child was poisoned or got to acetone. This experience is often the case with mothers of young children, because they are not always able to keep track of. In fact, the causes are in the internal processes of the body.
Acetonemic syndrome in children
This diagnosis means a list of symptoms that causes an increased concentration of ketone bodies in the blood. There are several theories why these bodies can increase in the blood: a drop in glucose or a violation of the regulation of glucose metabolism. But this does not mean that deterioration immediately sets in, it only occurs with provocative factors. Acetonemic syndrome can be caused by a violation of the diet, for example, if the child has large breaks between meals. Also, acetonemic syndrome can develop against a background of somatic, infectious or endocrine diseases, occurs in central nervous system tumors. It can appear after a recent surgery, for example, after removal of the tonsils. Continue reading
It is important for parents to know the symptoms of coronavirus in children, because this allows you to provide assistance on time, and to prevent the spread of infection. On March 11, 2020, WHO announced the global coronavirus pandemic. Now doctors of all countries are fighting not only with the disease, but also with rumors that are spreading on the network. Some of them are associated with symptoms of coronavirus in children, and there is an opinion that children do not get coronavirus infection. The myths about COVID-2019 make it impossible to make the right decisions and really assess the situation. In this article you will receive reliable answers to questions about coronavirus and children. The information was taken from verified sources: documents of the WHO, Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, federal media.
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