Sunday, June 21, 2015

The concept of pancreatitis and its causes

Pancreatitis is an inflammatory disease of the pancreas. It is known that the disease can occur in both children and adults.
The main causes of this disease in children is considered to be an injury, serious eating disorders, anomalies of the abdominal cavity. It is known that pancreatitis in children as in adults may occur in acute and chronic forms.
Children also can develop very particular type of disease - jet. It is associated with a response to absolutely any inflammation pancreas.
As for acute pancreatitis flow, the children he is quite rare. It is associated with the destruction of parts of the pancreas, and is characterized by nausea, pain in the upper abdomen, disorder chair.
The chronic form of the child usually occurs without symptoms. Only occasionally can be seen vomiting, nausea, loss of appetite, pain in the upper abdomen.
Learn about the disease in a baby may be making blood chemistry, it helps to determine the increase in the activity levels of pancreatic enzymes. But there is another way to learn about the disease - to do ultrasound of the abdominal cavity.
The most common treatment for children assigned calm inflammation of the pancreas and the diet for pancreatitis.
As a rule, children causes of pancreatitis can be very different. The fact that the child's body more acutely responsive to any negative impact than an adult. Almost any allergic or infectious disease can affect a baby on the pancreas and as a result lead to the development of pancreatitis.
Consider the main reasons for this:
• wrong diet;
• food poisoning, the use of certain medications;
• the use of products that are irritating, thereby begins to produce a lot of digestive juices
• Food allergies and lactase deficiency in infants and newborns;
• congenital disorders of the digestive system;
• diseases of the gallbladder and duodenum;
• abdominal trauma;
• and more.
Doctors prescribe a diet for pancreatitis acute form of the child. It is assigned based on the child's age and the severity of the disease. Usually, the child is prescribed wiped digestible food in small quantities, and drinking plenty of fluids. It is mandatory to exclude fatty fish and meat broths, canned, smoked, strong tea, sodas, radishes, cabbage, beans. At the same time your child is recommended to cook boiled lean meat, pureed vegetables, cereals, diet cheese, omelettes. The doctor, based on the age of the child, assigns, how much food it can be given at once. But in any case, feeding must be performed in small portions and at least 6 times per day. And then it will be possible to help the child heal acute pancreatitis.