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2 and a half year old with enlarged tonsils

my son is 2 and a half years old. he has frequent cold which develops into persistent cough.. it ends up in tonsilitis with fever. it started 20 months back(when he was about 9 months old). he feels better in open air. does not feel thirst when he is sick. does not drink water at all. (he developed stomach inflammation after 2 antibiotic doses whenhe was 2 years old which is cured now. )


this time fever was down afterfter giving aconitum . But the tonsils remained enlarged and had white spots.(only right tonsil was enlarged but both sides had white patches). he was prescribed antibiotics after 4 days. the white spots on tonsils on both sides disappered after that. the right tonsil still remains swollen. now he has got a cold on 7th day of antibiotic and has cough now.



i am his mother and have had recurrent tonsilitis infections in childhood. and severe bacterial tonsilitis when i was 25 years old which was treated by antibiotics

my son likes fruits grapes, mandarine, strawberries,apple
doesnot like to eat vegetables. likes nuts cashews and pea nuts especialy.
eats meat and fish. likes pork but often get digestion problems after eating pork.
he is breastfed.. does not drink cows milk(aversion to cows milk)
and he has slow digestion

he is a very active child. does not like sitting down. always playing and exploring. shy nature. not very outgoing especially in social gatherings(but totally different when he is in play ground). soft and gentle. has very strong will. not aggressive. wakes up 2-3 times at night. loves cars, animals and birds.
[message edited by scorpio2015 on Tue, 19 May 2015 11:19:20 UTC]
 
  scorpio2015 on 2015-05-19
This is just a forum. Assume posts are not from medical professionals.
I can consider your case but you need to give many answers, copy the questions list in notepad,
write answers in same way with questions and then paste in post reply, NO SHORT answers explain MAXIMUM you can.


1. Age,sex,weight,country.
ANS.

2. Main complaints and other associated troubles.
a)Where is the trouble; The exact locality of the complaint like hands,legs etc; duration of trouble.
ANS.
b)What exactly do child feels, Sensation as pain, how pain feels or burn etc, according to you.
ANS.
c)What are the factors that causes this trouble according to you.
ANS.
d)Condition under which the complaint is reduced or child feels better like,cold or hot application,cold or hot weather,position as standing,walking,rest etc.
ANS.
e)Condition under which the complaint is increased like,cold or hot application,cold or hot weather,position as standing,walking,rest etc.
ANS.
f)Any other complaint any where in the body.
ANS.
g)Onset time of troubles in detail, i.e which came first, after that what problem and so on.
ANS.
h)Treatment method adopted and its result.
ANS.

3. History of diseases in family.
ANS.

4. Personal History.
a)About childhood.
ANS.
b)Academic performance.
ANS.
c)Any major incidents in life and the effect of it on life.
ANS.
d)How is child satisfied with friends, family members, etc.
ANS

6. How is child's Appetite and Thirst.
ANS.

7. Likes and Dislikes.
a)Alcohol Bread Butter Bitter Salt Sweet Sour Fats Milk Mud Chalk Egg Spicy food Meat Fish Fruits Fried Food
Warm food-drink Cold food-drink Ice Ice cream Chocolates Tea Coffee.
ANS.
b)Anything else about like and dislike of any activity with child or surrounding.
ANS.

8. Bowel movements.
a)Nature of stool, frequency, satisfactory or not.
ANS.
b)Any discomforts associated with stool.
ANS.

9. Urine.
a)Frequency, nature, volume.
ANS.
b)Any discomfort before, during or after urination/odour
ANS.

12. Sleep.
a)The quality of sleep, the quietness or restlessness of sleep,
position of sleep, times of waking and reasons for waking,
need for cover over various parts of the body,
whether the window must be open or closed etc.
common dreams, peculiar sounds or gestures during sleep, etc.
ANS.

13. Sweat
a)How much, what parts, staining, Odour.
ANS.

14. Weather
a)Tolerance to heat and cold, dryness, humidity, weather changes, sun,
foggy weather, wind drafts, closed rooms, etc.
ANS.

15. Mental Status
a) Were there any complications at birth?
ANS.
b)At what age did the child: crawl, walk, talk, teethe, toilet train ?
ANS.
c)How did the child react to the following situations: vaccinations, birth of younger sibling, starting day care, starting school, spending night with a friend, going away to camp, traveling with the family
ANS.
d)Did the child have an especially severe childhood illness--measles, mumps, croup, etc.?
ANS.
e)When ill or upset does the child want to cling or be left alone, or something else altogether?
ANS.
f)How would you describe the child's behavior when playing with other children?
ANS.
g)What feedback do you get from the child's teachers?
ANS.
h)How does your child treat animals?
ANS.
i)What fears does your child have?
ANS.
j)How affectionate is the child when not sick?
ANS.
k)How sympathetic is the child (concerned with the suffering of others)?
ANS.
l)How is the child affected by games, studying, music and dancing?
ANS.
m)Is the child fastidious? Please explain.
ANS.
n)Is the child sensitive to criticism? Please explain.
ANS.
o)Describe the child's eating habits, for example: picks at his food, or eats voraciously, or is full after 2 bites, or can't sit still to eat, or must be fed or he won't calm down, and so on.
ANS.
p)Are there any digestive complaints--waking with stomach pains, or a lot of gas and bloating or burping, or constipation, etc.?
ANS.
q)How cooperative is the child?
ANS.
r)What does the child really love to do?
ANS.

16.Describe child face and tongue by doing FACIAL AND TONGUE DIAGNOSIS by visiting homeomzp.blogspot.com
ANS.

17.For medical astrology tell child birth place,location,timing(dd/mm/yyyy format)
ANS.

NOTE-- if proper reporting will not be done by you, then i will close the case, you can take advice from others.

Regards,
antivirus
 
0antivirus0 4 years ago
Thank you antivirus... Please advice a remedy.

1. Age,sex,weight,country.
ANS.

2. Main complaints and other associated troubles.
a)Where is the trouble; The exact locality of the complaint like hands,legs etc; duration of trouble.
ANS. throat-right tonsils

b)What exactly do child feels, Sensation as pain, how pain feels or burn etc, according to you.
ANS. when he had the last throat infection(on 3rd may 2015) he was pulling his right ear was given aconitum 30c and after five minutes he slept

c)What are the factors that causes this trouble according to you.
ANS. inflamed tonsils.
When this started around 9 months of age, i thought it was associated with teething. But now he has got all his teeth still the problem continues.

d)Condition under which the complaint is reduced or child feels better like,cold or hot application,cold or hot weather,position as standing,walking,rest etc.

ANS. feels better when he is held upright

e)Condition under which the complaint is increased like,cold or hot application,cold or hot weather,position as standing,walking,rest etc.
ANS. when heat is applied he feels better.
f)Any other complaint any where in the body.
ANS. He has cough

g)Onset time of troubles in detail, i.e which came first, after that what problem and so on.

ANS. the problem started with a cold which developed into nasal congestion and cough on 3rd day. (detailed in (h))

h)Treatment method adopted and its result.

ANS. on the first day of the cold(26th april 2015) he was given aconitum 30c twice, arsenicum album d12 on 2nd day along with ferrum
phosphoricum. then he didn't seem to have any problem other than slight cough for a week. on 2nd may he was playing out in the cold in the evening. on 3rd may he started crying pulling his right ear. he was given paracetamol suppository for pain. and by late evening around 8 pm he was again crying and was having fever also. i have given him aconitum 30c and after 5 minutes he was calm and he slept. had fever once again in the night around 00.30 am. he was not at all drinking water. he was given aconitum 30c and after half an hour belladonna 30c. Fever was down then he slept till morning without any problem. he seemed normal but was still pulling his ear once or twice that day. i noticed his tonsils are slightly enlarged on right side. applied heat to it. he was feeling better but tonsils remained swollen. He was given baryta carbonica 30c 1 dose daily from 6th may. consulted his pediatrition on 7th may in fear of ear infection and the child still had the cough. The tonsils were
infected with white patches on both sides, only right side was swollen. The doctor prescribed antibiotics Cefuroxim to be taken twice daily. given antibiotic from 8th may till 14th may. the white patches on tonsils disappeared on 2nd day of giving antibiotics,cough also was gone but the right tonsils remained swollen. The child developed a cold again on 14th( may be due to change in weather i think. frquent weather changes are happening here now a days). He was given aconitum 30c 2 doses. he was feeling better,but nose was getting stuffy with dry cough. he was given belladonna 30c and the cough is getting better now. but right tonsil still remains swollen.

3. History of diseases in family.
ANS. father of the child was born premature and was generally unhealthy with frequent fevers and colds. he is a diabetic and has autoimmune hashimotto disease.
mother had frquent tonsilitis episodes which got better with ayurvedic treatment when she was 9 years old. But later on had a severe bacterial tonsilitis attack when she was 25 which got cured with antibiotics. mother is now suffering from neck and shoulder pains which started some time after the baby started feeling unwell(about 9 months old)


4. Personal History.
a)About childhood.
ANS.
b)Academic performance.
ANS. -
c)Any major incidents in life and the effect of it on life.
ANS. nothing
d)How is child satisfied with friends, family members, etc.
ANS yes

6. How is child's Appetite and Thirst.
ANS. moderate.

7. Likes and Dislikes.
a)Alcohol Bread Butter Bitter Salt Sweet Sour Fats Milk Mud Chalk Egg Spicy food Meat Fish Fruits Fried Food
Warm food-drink Cold food-drink Ice Ice cream Chocolates Tea Coffee.
ANS. likes bread. salt and sweet foods. likes fish and meat. eats egg but doesn't like it much.
loves to eat fruits like apple,grapes,strawberry,mandarine orange

b)Anything else about like and dislike of any activity with child or surrounding.
ANS.

8. Bowel movements.
a)Nature of stool, frequency, satisfactory or not.
ANS. well formed stool, 1-3 times daily, satisfactory


b)Any discomforts associated with stool.
ANS. he seems to strain passing stool sometimes. but the stool appears soft.

9. Urine.
a)Frequency, nature, volume.
ANS. 5/6 times. normal.

b)Any discomfort before, during or after urination/odour
ANS. no

12. Sleep.
a)The quality of sleep, the quietness or restlessness of sleep,
position of sleep, times of waking and reasons for waking,
need for cover over various parts of the body,
whether the window must be open or closed etc.
common dreams, peculiar sounds or gestures during sleep, etc.

ANS. sleeps well when not sick. wakes up 2/3 times to feed(still breastfeeds)
sleeps quietly, but changes positions, sleeps to the side when falls asleep, changes position many times.
doesn't like to be covered. sleeps better with open window. wakes up with slighest sound.

13. Sweat
a)How much, what parts, staining, Odour.

ANS. doesn't sweat much. head and feet starts sweating first

14. Weather
a)Tolerance to heat and cold, dryness, humidity, weather changes, sun,
foggy weather, wind drafts, closed rooms, etc.

ANS. he doesn't prefer very hot weather, feels better around 50% humidity. loves open air. and feels better in open air when sick. cough
subsides when in open air. he falls ill at each change of weather especially when it gets cold and starts to rain after few sunny days.

15. Mental Status
a) Were there any complications at birth?

ANS.


b)At what age did the child: crawl, walk, talk, teethe, toilet train ?

ANS. He started crawling at 7th month.started walking in 12th month.said his first word in 10th month. the child is not toilet trained

c)How did the child react to the following situations: vaccinations, birth of younger sibling, starting day care, starting school, spending night with a friend, going away to camp, traveling with the family

ANS. He has had his first vaccination a day after his birth. he was hypoglycemic the next day. All other vaccinations were problem free, other than a mild fever after one vaccination day.

d)Did the child have an especially severe childhood illness--measles, mumps, croup, etc.?
ANS. no

He was treated with antibiotic for tonsil inflammation in sep 2014. But it turned out to be viral infection hand,foot mouth disease.In october he has got cold, cough and high fever and tonsils which was treated with ibuprufen and antibiotic. He was not eating anything for 4 days, other than mothers' milk. After that he was getting recurrent cold and cough and was very unwell. he had developed stomach inflammation(noticed it
because he had undigested food in stool, passed stools many times(5-6 times a day), severe gas and bloating). He had lost about 2 kilos weight. Was having recurrent cough and tonsilitis. He was treated with ayurvedic medicines and has recovered from stomach inflammation and is gaining back his weight. By middle of april 2015 he was getting recurrent cough and cold again.

e)When ill or upset does the child want to cling or be left alone, or something else altogether?
ANS. he was to held and carried till he recovers from illness.

f)How would you describe the child's behavior when playing with other children?
ANS. he is friendly. he has not started interactive play till now, involves in parallel play. he is not agrressive. Until recently he does not react much even when a toy is taken away from him by another kid. he just used to take another toy and start playing. From the last one month he starts resisting when something is snatched from him, and wants it back if it is taken from him.

g)What feedback do you get from the child's teachers?
ANS. he is soft and gentle. always playing, exploring, always on the go. He loves going for small site seeing tours in the forest, or on the grass. walks and runs steadily.He does not involve in interactive play. He does not speak much. Says very few words(his mother tounge is diffent). He is very strong willed. Does not like to be disciplinged. Not very organised. Does not like to obey their routine. They are finding it hard to make him adjust to their routine. He soes not like to sleep in the day care. Keeps his eyes wide open with his hand even when he is very tired. (Now a days he sleeps well there when is he is not sick). He does not sit still for meal times(getting a lot better now).

h)How does your child treat animals?
ANS. he loves animals. like to play with dogs and cats. He loves to touch them, pat them, some times try to pull their tail.

i)What fears does your child have?
ANS. strange figures(like ghosts/monsters) he sees in the television.

j)How affectionate is the child when not sick?
ANS. he is very loving and affectionate

k)How sympathetic is the child (concerned with the suffering of others)?
ANS. He is upset when he sees other kids crying, happy when seeing them happy.

l)How is the child affected by games, studying, music and dancing?
ANS. He is very interested in games, music and dance. loves to imitate dance steps. He does not mind going to an unfamiliar place if he sees toys there for him to play. And when he goes to the play ground runs after kids playing there and wants to play nearby them, takes their toys. but he always gives back their toys.

m)Is the child fastidious? Please explain.
ANS. no

n)Is the child sensitive to criticism? Please explain.
ANS. yes

o)Describe the child's eating habits, for example: picks at his food, or eats voraciously, or is full after 2 bites, or can't sit still to eat,
or must be fed or he won't calm down, and so on.

ANS. he is a picky eater. and he can't sit still to eat.

p)Are there any digestive complaints--waking with stomach pains, or a lot of gas and bloating or burping, or constipation, etc.?
ANS. at times there is lot of gas and bloating. He drinks chamomille tea now a stomach gas that is not a problem any more.

q)How cooperative is the child?
ANS. he is good natured, but not very cooperative at times.

r)What does the child really love to do?
ANS. He loves playing outdoors the most. running around,climbing. loves to play in slide and swing, climbing gyms. loves music, loves nursery rhymes, sings and dance with it.

16.Describe child face and tongue by doing FACIAL AND TONGUE DIAGNOSIS by visiting

ANS. Face is small, round, fair skin. no marks or eruptions. He had a bluish black vein showing over his nose near his left eye(it is not seen now). His eye brows are spread out. Has long eyelashes. Tounge is whitish

17.For medical astrology tell child birth place,location,timing(dd/mm/yyyy format)
ANS.

NOTE-- if proper reporting will not be done by you, then i will close the case, you can take advice from others.
[message edited by scorpio2015 on Wed, 20 May 2015 10:12:19 UTC]
[message edited by scorpio2015 on Tue, 15 Sep 2015 10:07:12 UTC]
 
scorpio2015 4 years ago
give ALUMEN 30c liquid, 2 drops in a tablespoon water, 3 times a day for 2 days,

{if buying pills then 3 pills, 3 times 2 days, chew it, do not swallow with water}

do not eat or drink anything 30 minutes before and after medicine,

REPORT FOLLOWING AFTER 15 DAYS

feeling calm=
good sleep=
proper energy level=
self control=
confidence level=
freshness on waking up=
love and affection with others=
mental freedom or freshness=
inflammation of tonsils=
any other change you felt=

regards,
antivirus
 
0antivirus0 4 years ago
Thank you antivirus for the instructions. What does his medical astrology say about it. I was actually waiting for your report.
 
scorpio2015 4 years ago
i have not done it yet, will do after you report
 
0antivirus0 4 years ago

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