Measles in Children
Measles is highly contagiuos and easily spreads. Measles is also called as Rubeola. It is a respiratory infection caused by a virus which leads to Measles. Measles is most commonly seen in children below 5-6 years. Children become weak, thin, dehydrated and their immunity system also becomes weak. Recovery period is for almost about 15-21days.
Signs & Symptoms:
High Fever for about a week
Red & Watering Eyes
Prevention is better than Cure. Prior Vacciantion helps to safeguard children from getting effected by Mealses. Measles-Mumps-Rubella-Varicella Vaccine (MMR / MMRV) need to be given when children are 12 to 15 months old and again when they’re 4 to 6 years old.
Immediate doctor consultaion is required for children if any of the signs and syptoms are seen.