Medical workers fret about escalation of hand-foot-mouth cases

Medical workers fret about escalation of hand-foot-mouth cases

From the beginning of 2021 up to now, the number of children infected with hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) nationwide has escalated by 400 percent with some deaths due to serious complications. Health experts fretted that the complications of the disease leave serious longstanding sequelae in children.
Injection of fluids must be under doctor's observation (Photo: SGGP)

Medical workers warn abuse of intravenous solutions

People fretted about complex dengue fever development and some of them treat by intravenous solutions and take medication to relieve fever; consequently, they suffer serious complications such as convulsion fits, kidney failure and even death.