DISEASES OF CHILDHOOD : FATIGUE (ASTHENIA) - etiology, pathogenesis, symptoms and course of, recognition, prediction and prevention
More or less marked underdevelopment of organs and tissues.
Symptoms. Weakness, reduced feeding, pallor of the outer integument, narrow, flat chest, sharp lumbar lordosis, acute epigastrische angle, free X rib, drip heart, signs of a functional failure of the cardiovascular system, ptosis of the stomach, orthostatic albuminuria, neuropathic phenomena.
For. Detected mainly at the school level, depending on living conditions, nutrition and other environmental factors.
To exclude chronic tuberculosis intoxication.
The prediction is quite favorable, with favourable living conditions.
To avoid the psycho-physical exhaustion, infections (especially tuberculosis), regularly engage in physical exercise.
Massage, light gymnastics, invigorating, physiotherapy (pouring, wiping, air and sun baths), educational measures. Treatment of anemia (see), often observed dyspepsia (see Gastroenteritis acute older children) and other phenomena of maliennes separate bodies.