Ascariasis is a very common intestinal parasitic disease in children, which is often said to be a long worm in the child’s stomach. This disease can affect the child’s appetite, as well as the intestinal digestion and absorption function, leading to the child’s growth and development blocked. If it is not treated in time, it may cause some complications and may be life-threatening in severe cases. The long mites in the child’s stomach usually have some special symptoms. Parents should pay attention to observation and take the child to the hospital in time. And in daily life, we must also pay attention to strengthen prevention, so as to ensure the safety and healthy growth of children.
First, what is tsutsugamushi disease
Aphids, which are medically known as nematodes, are a very common parasite in humans. Adults are usually parasitic in the small intestine, which in turn causes ascariasis. In addition, larvae may also migrate in the human body, resulting in visceral larval migration. Parasitic diseases are very common during childhood, and this disease has a great influence on the child’s appetite and intestinal digestion and absorption. In addition, the mites have strong reproductive ability in the child’s stomach. If they are not treated in time, they will multiply in the body, which is very unfavorable to the child’s growth and development. Therefore, special attention should be paid to the observation of the child’s related symptoms, and the abnormal situation should be taken to the hospital for examination and treatment as soon as possible.
Second, what is the performance of tsutsugamushi disease in children?
If a child has a mites in his stomach, there will be some special manifestations, such as causing stomach aches or gastrointestinal problems. Children often cry out of their stomachs, especially at night, and they may be relieved. Anorexia or malnutrition occurs, and the child has no appetite for any food and does not eat well. Some children will have mites on their faces and face and white spots. In addition, there are symptoms of molars and drooling. If it is simply molar, it may be due to calcium deficiency, but the molars and drooling may occur at the same time, which may be parasites in the body. Children do not eat fat, a small number of children have a good appetite, but how to eat will not gain weight, it may be that the mites are parasitic in the body, sucking away the nutrients. Parents usually judge whether they have long mites in their stomachs based on their symptoms. If the child suddenly loses appetite, eats less, sees no appetite, and the eclipse is serious, indicating that the mites are long. If the child often says that his stomach hurts, a burst of pain, the pain in the upper abdomen, around the navel, etc., may be long mites in the stomach. Oval, round, pale white spots appear on the child’s face, while small gray scales are attached, which is also a manifestation of long mites in the belly. In addition, the child’s performance of molars and drooling while sleeping, also indicates that the worms in the belly.
How to treat and prevent tsutsugamushi disease in children
For the case of a long locust in the child’s stomach, it is necessary to take timely measures to treat the child. For children 2 years old or younger, it is necessary to go to the hospital in time. The doctor will open some insecticides for the child to eat. You can not go to the pharmacy to buy medicine for the child. For children over 2 years old, you can take albendazole and take 1 or 2 tablets in the morning and take 2 times a year. However, it is not recommended to repeatedly take insecticides. If the medication has not improved after half a month, you should take your child to the hospital to check the eggs. In daily life, attention should also be paid to the prevention of mites. Eat fruits and vegetables to be clean, especially raw, you must wash and then eat, thus reducing the infection of mites. Parents should help children develop good habits of washing their hands before and after meals. They can not directly grab food without washing their hands. Otherwise, the eggs will enter the child. Drink water can not drink raw water, to boil and then drink. Regularly give your child preventive medication, you can consult a doctor to choose the relevant preventive treatment for mites. Help your child cut his nails and tell your child not to suck your fingers, otherwise the eggs that are contaminated on your fingers will enter the body. Maintain good living habits, pay attention to hygiene and cleanliness to reduce the incidence of tsutsugamushi.
Conclusion: Ascariasis is a common parasitic disease in children, which will have a great impact on the growth and development of children. The long mites in the child’s stomach will have some obvious symptoms. Parents should pay attention to observation, treat children in time, and always take precautions to protect their children’s healthy growth.