Doctors across the city have seen a dramatic increase in the number of visits to outpatient departments (CPD). According to estimates of physicians, in diseases such as influenza, dengue, malaria and viral fever, increased 65-70%.
According to senior management, the ADP in civilian hospitals is observed almost four times the number of patients suffering from fever, pain in the body, coughs, colds and sore throat.
"Over the last week the number of patients attending the ADP increased. Of the 650 patients attending the ADF, 250-300 complained of fever, headache and other diseases, "- said Dr. Ramesh Bharmal, medical director of the civil sector hospitals and Dean Nairskay hospital.
Dr. Bharmal said they have seen patients suffering from persistent fever for more than three days, and some require hospitalization. "The number of patients who complain of fever, diarrhea and headache, increased by 30-40%. In addition, 40 of 45% increase in the number of patients with fever, "- he added.
In addition, patients who visit the HPD in private hospitals have also increased by 30-40%, mostly complaints against viral and bacterial infections. Most of them – children and women.
"Patients with cases involving sur & # 39; serious viral infections such as influenza, swine influenza, which causes pneumonia and other serious diseases admitted to hospitals.
These are people of different age groups. In addition, there are patients admitted to gastroenteritis ", – said the doctor. Meanwhile, according to health experts, the majority of the victims – children. Doctors asked parents to take proper care.
"The sudden change in temperature makes the body vulnerable to infection from certain diseases. Continuous fluctuations between the hot, moist and humid weather & # 39; it allows the microorganisms to multiply and multiply.
Some common diseases, such as typhoid, gastroenteritis can easily be prevented if people avoid eating raw, raw and street food. Ideal for use boiled water and homemade food, "- said the pediatrician.
Symptoms of viral fever are similar degenav, malaria and swine flu – patients complain of severe headache, high fever, abdominal pain, body pain and vomiting for 48-72 hours. Conventional drugs for influenza are not effective in the fight against the fever.
Dr. ohms Shryvastava expert on infectious diseases are also associated with the growth of viral diseases sudden rise in temperature.
"People need to see a doctor immediately, because the symptoms are similar to dengue fever and malaria, leptospirosis and chikungunya. Taking medications as prescribed by your doctor, and do not try any home remedies ", – he added.