Pathological increase in nasopharyngeal tonsils, well developed only in childhood, called adenoids .Infectious diseases commonly occurring in children , sore cause an increase in nasal mucosa and lymphoid tissue nasopharyngeal tonsils and adenoids provoke rapid growth.Diagnosed the disease specialist, it also picked up the appropriate methods of treatment.
If your child is often contagious, colds complicated by otitis, you should pay attention to its general condition and on airway , in this case, the nasopharynx.
If you notice shortness of breath nose and profuse discharge from the nose for more than 5 days, the child sleeps uneasily, but still with an open mouth, became irritable and complains of headaches - need to immediately consult an audiologist.Most likely cause is overgrown nasopharyngeal tonsils.
Diagnosis is based on X-ray images, rhinoscopy, digital examination of the nasal part of the pharynx.Currently determine adenoids in children aged one year.The presence of adenoid in chi
When the long-term treatment of inflammatory processes adenoids can cause serious problems , such as violation of the formation of the teeth, chest (chicken breast).
disrupts the function of the gastrointestinal tract, urogenital, slows mental development of children.Hearing impairment may occur due to the closure overgrown adenoids mouth of the Eustachian (auditory) tubes and violations of ventilation of the middle ear in connection with which decreased mobility of the tympanic membrane.
As a rule, children who have enlarged adenoids often get sick, they are constantly runny nose, sore ears.
Medicine distinguishes three degrees of adenoids in children:
1st - experiencing shortness of breath only at night during sleep.
2nd - regularly snores at night and during the day breathing very difficult, and often have to breathe through the mouth.
3rd - completely blocks access of air through the nose because of the proliferation of adenoid tissue, and children breathe only a mouth.
heavily overgrown adenoids are the center, where they live and breed viruses, bacteria, fungi.The cause of frequent colds becomes air which when inhaled without purification, passes directly into the lower respiratory tract.
adenoids - so-called chronic inflammation of nasopharyngeal tonsils.
proved that in inflammation adenoid the child's body loses up to 20% oxygen.Permanent lack of oxygen adversely affects the functions of the brain of the child, which often affects school performance.
adenoids in children treatment:
Adenoides 1 degree treated, burying his nose in a solution of 2% .Naznachayut protargola strengthening therapy appointment of vitamins, calcium, fish oil, and be sure to climatic treatment.If conservative treatment does not produce results and adenoids moved to 2-3 degree, are advised to remove them.But before you go for an operation is necessary to still reduce inflammation with adenoid and only then delete, because, the surgeon will not be able to remove all the site of infection and complications may occur after surgery.
adenoidectomy in children produced in various ways - endoscopic, laser, radio, and through the mouth using conventional surgical instruments.
adenoidectomy laser safe, it is carried out using a local anesthetic (lidocaine spray) on an outpatient basis, and it lasts only a few seconds, so the child does not even have time to cry.
Yet the removal of this extreme, but it should be noted that due to the anatomical features of their location in the nasopharynx, it is impossible to remove them completely.Part of the fabric still remains, and the process is repeated again - lymphoid tissue grows, and again formed the adenoids.According to statistics, 65% of relapses occur after removal.
Let still turn to traditional medicine , to avoid surgery.
Herbalists recommend these treatments: rinsing the nose decoctions and infusions, they believe that if you remove the inflammation and swelling, it will be possible to cure the child's nose and throat.Washing produce with the help of a syringe, while older children can wash the nose pulling the nose with the palm of the solution for rinsing and spitting it.
to treat the same applies seawater , it is made from the acquired in the pharmacy of sea salt.The solution is made in the same proportion, to 1 cup of warm water 1.5-2 teaspoons salt (necessarily filtered before use) if there is no sea salt can prepare a solution: 1 cup of warm water for 1 hour.l of salt and soda food plus 2 drops of iodine.
In folk medicine recommend the herbal tea.
Prepare decoctions of chamomile, sage, St. John's wort, calendula, eucalyptus - all of these herbs have anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial properties and is very effective in the treatment of adenoids.
Infusion calendula - take 3-4 marigold flowers (fresh or dried), pour a glass of boiling water and infuse 30 minutes.To rinse use only warm fresh infusion.
can do inhalation with lavender, menthol, eucalyptus, fir.
There are parents ready to fight for the health of the child, they are looking for an alternative to surgery, they recommend the homeopathic treatment of adenoids in children - this method really radical and fast enough.Most importantly it does not injure the child's mind.You can offer a variety of treatments, but the choice is yours.
Treat, or delete?You decide.