Definition | Treatment | Management of Disease | Diagnosis | Symptoms | Etiology | Pathophysiology | Procedure

 

Pertussis (Whooping Cough)


Definition
Pertussis (Whooping Cough) is an acute disease of the respiratory tract. Found in children younger than 5 years, especially in children age 2-3 years.

Cause
Pertussis is caused by gram-negative Bordetella Pertussis.

Clinical Overview
These symptoms occur 1-2 weeks after contact with the infected person and preceded by an incubation period of 7-14 days. Typically, the disease lasts for 6 weeks or more. That is why the disease is called cough hundred days.
On his way, pertussis includes several stages, namely:

  • Kataralis which marked the onset of a mild cough, especially at night, accompanied by mild fever and runny nose. This stage lasts 1-2 weeks. In the catarrhal stage indistinguishable from that caused by a viral respiratory infection
  • Second is the spasmodic stage lasts 2-4 weeks. Symptoms, cough more often, people with sweat, and blood vessels in the face of wide-neck. Long coughing attack usually ends with a distinctive high-pitched sound (whooping caugh) and accompanied by vomiting. Subconjunctival frequent bleeding and / or epistaxis. Nails and lips become blue because the blood of patients a lack of oxygen. Beyond the attacks, the patient looked healthy.
  • In the next stage, namely convalescence, going for two weeks. Symptoms, cough subsided and the patient gradually began to increase appetite.

Diagnosis

  • Increased serum IgA specific Bordatella pertussis
  • Detected Bordatella pertussis from nasopharyngeal specimens
  • Nasopharyngeal swab culture was found Bordatella pertussis

Management

  • Pertussis treatment aimed at infecting with appropriate antibiotics, such as erythromycin 30-50 mg / kg 4 times daily.
  • Codeine for cough may be given 0.5 mg / year / time.
  • Pertussis can be prevented by immunization of DPT (Diphtheria-Pertussis-Tetanus). This immunization is given three times in a row in infants aged three, four, five months.

Rating: 4.5

Comments :

7 comment to “Pertussis (Whooping Cough)”

Anonymous said... on 

And so what’s the solution due to this crippled living? Nicely there are lots of medical treatments along with methods obtainable that is conceived over the time period simply by medical doctors along with medical experts. But these kind of treatment options try to cause you to artificially fertile through additional components along with these kind of methods are generally definitely high-priced in every aspects. The actual achievements price of from any of the treatment options can be not necessarily established. And once solution fails, this not only breaks persons emotionally however they additionally disheartenment of actually to How To Get Pregnant.



Anonymous said... on 


buy structured settlement system of transferring annuities usually will take 3 or a lot more months to entire. This is a much cry from the authentic costs. Early motion on the case may perhaps aid protect evidences as properly as substantially less complicated to track down witnesses that are necessary to carry on with the circumstance. The 1st thing that anybody ought to do when they are hurt through no fault of their possess is to look for the suggestions of an attorney.
http://settlementadvance.wordpress.com/2013/06/18/get-10000-terrible-credit-score-individual-loans-five-places-easily/
http://settlementfundingcompany.wordpress.com/2013/06/18/exactly-where-is-the-revenue-promised-government-loan-harp-for-struggling-home-owners/

Alica John said... on 

Some really useful slides here. I've been looking for something like this to help with a research piece I've been working on.
hormone replacement therapy

Bakar Ayam Marketing said... on 

* LETS JOIN AND FEEL SENSATION TO PLAY *

Agen S128

Judi Sabung Ayam

S128

S128 Live

Sabung Ayam Online

Ayam Bangkok

Jadwal Bola Malam Ini

* VISIT OUR SITE AT *

www.bakarayam.net


* ONLY HERE YOU CAN FEEL CONTINUOUS VICTORY *

https://bakarayammarketing.blogspot.com/2018/10/5-perihal-utama-saat-akan-melakukan.html

Alex said... on 

Thanks for sharing your work. I now need to add some interactivity to the offline map, so that a user can get info after clicking on a point.
Slip and Fall Injury Frankfort
Cancer Pain Management Frankfort
Arm Pain Treatment
Back Pain Treatment
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Treatment
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

hahaha said... on 

Link Alternatif S1288poker

S1288poker Judi Poker Online

CS S1288poker

S1288poker Indonesia

Enzo Gabin said... on 

It was during my research on HIV/Herpes that I stumbled upon the Hiv/Herpes information; information which is quite easy to find when doing a search for STD on google. I was into conspiracy at the time thought of HIV/Herpes Cured' being a conspiracy was something Ignorance though,I found pretty interesting about herbal medicine. I asked questions about the Herbal cure's on official HIV/Herpes websites and I was banned for doing so by moderators who told me that I was parroting Hiv/Herpes propaganda. This reinforced my belief that there is a cure for Hiv/Herpes Then i found a lady from germany name Achima Abelard Dr Itua Cure her Hiv so I send him a mail about my situation then talk more about it and send me his herbal medicine I drank for two weeks.And today I'm Cured no Hiv/Herpes in my life,I searched for Hiv/Herpes groups to attempt to make contact with people in order to learn more about Hiv/Herpes Herbal Cure's I believed at this time that you with the same disease this information is helpful to you and I wanted to do the best I could to spread this information in the hopes of helping other people.That Dr Itua Herbal Medicine makes me believes there is a hope for people suffering from,Parkinson's,Alzheimer’s disease,Bechet’s disease,Crohn’s disease
,Cushing’s disease,Heart failure,Multiple Sclerosis,Hypertension,Colo_Rectal Cancer,Lyme Disease,Blood Cancer,Brain Cancer,Breast Cancer,Lung Cancer,Kidney Cancer,Love Spell,Lottery Spell,disease,Schizophrenia,Cancer,Scoliosis,Fibromyalgia,Fluoroquinolone Toxicity Syndrome Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva.Infertility,Tach Disease ,Epilepsy ,Diabetes ,Coeliac disease,,Arthritis,Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis,Alzheimer's disease,Adrenocortical carcinoma.Asthma, (measles, tetanus, whooping cough, tuberculosis, polio and diphtheria)Allergic diseases.Parkinson's disease,Schizophrenia,Lung Cancer,Breast Cancer,Colo-Rectal Cancer,Blood Cancer,Prostate Cancer,siva.Fatal Familial Insomnia Factor V Leiden Mutation ,Epilepsy Dupuytren's disease,Desmoplastic small-round-cell tumor Diabetes ,Coeliac disease,Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease,Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy, Ataxia,Arthritis,Amyotrophic Lateral Scoliosis,Fibromyalgia,Fluoroquinolone Toxicity
Syndrome Fibrodysplasia Ossificans ProgresSclerosis,Seizures,Alzheimer's disease,Adrenocortical carcinoma.Asthma,Allergic diseases.Hiv_ Aids,Herpe ,Copd,Glaucoma., Cataracts,Macular degeneration,Cardiovascular disease,Lung disease.Enlarged prostate,Osteoporosis.
Dementia.,Hiv_ Aids,Herpes,Inflammatory bowel disease ,Copd,Diabetes,Hepatitis,I read about him online how he cure Tasha and Tara,Conley,Mckinney and many more suffring from all kind of disease so i contacted him . He's a herbal doctor with a unique heart of God, Contact Emal..info@drituaherbalcenter.com / drituaherbalcenter@gmail.com Phone or whatsapp..+2348149277967.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Ping your blog, website, or RSS feed for Free TopOfBlogs

Followers