Doctors for Painful Teething in Victoria Road, Hubli-Dharwad
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Painful teething is a common issue faced by most infants. Teething is a process of breaking out of the teeth from the gums. This could be a very natural process but it may cause extreme discomfort and uneasiness in some babies. General symptoms such as irritability, constant crying, loss of appetite and weight loss are observed along with hardened gums when a child is teething. Some babies may also have diarrhoea.
HOW IS PAINFUL TEETHING DIAGNOSED?
The diagnosis of the condition can be done at home, or by a paediatrician. The doctor will usually also ask for blood, stool and urine samples to check for signs of infections or other related ailments. Also, the doctor will check the gums in a physical examination.
HOW IS PAINFUL TEETHING TREATED?
He/ she may treat the problem with simple meditations to relieve the pain. Alongside home remedies are also suggested here that include giving your child something cold to suck on or giving hard biscuits and snacks to chew. In rare cases is a mild dentistry procedure involved.
DID YOU KNOW?
It is important to keep the gums clean so that the teething can be less painful and free of infections.