respiratory syncytial virus
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RSV causing diagram
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Respiratory syncytial virus(RSV) affects the lungs of children two years of age.Mostly,the symptoms are relatively same compared to common cold.But for preemies and children who have a barely less immune system, a congenital heart condition or chronic lung disease can be affected fast, causing either bronchiolitis obliterans or pneumonia.According to Disease Control and Prevention Organization nearly 1400,000 kids a year are hospitalized due to RSV.Immediately contact the pediatrician if the child is wheezing, breathing very fast, or struggling to breathe,refuses to foods,seriously lethargic or starting to develop a bluish tinge in lips and mouth.

Respiratory syntical disease