UNDERSTAND THE LANGUAGE OF INFANTS Syed Tajammul Hussain Shah
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The infants / newborns can neither speak nor can communicate their idea to their mother. They cannot express verbally even if they are in pain. After research, the experienced physicians have noted the movement and behavior of infants during different ailments and pains. They have given such guidelines which are helpful for the physicians for the diagnosis of infant-diseases and help the mothers for being alert for knowing about various illnesses. The detail of such movements, behaviors and physical symptoms are as under: 26. If closing fist, moving arms & legs and seeing focally Symptoms in baby upward. If suddenly, become unconscious, move hands & 1. If baby is reducing weight day by day, acts cranky, and foots and does cough. cries for no reason. Diagnosis (evaluate problem) 2. If face looking sad, disturbed, upset. 3. If black circles around eyes, eyes sunk inside, skin 1. It is a symptom that baby is not well. softened, does not weep on pressing lobe of ears. 2. It is a symptom of Zaat-ul-Roya (pneumonia), Waj-ul-Qalb 4. If color of face turned pale. (pain in heart, inflammation in heart wall). 5. If facial skin has become very rough. 3. It is a symptom of Diq-ul-Itfal. 6. If color of face turned blackish/brownish. 4. It is a symptom that baby is suffering from Jaundice. 7. If baby taking hands towards the ear; constantly. 5. It is a symptom of mal-functioning of liver. 8. If wall of nose depressed inward. 6. It is a symptom of mal-functioning of spleen. 9. If nostrils of nose flapper (when breath roughly) and baby 7. It is a symptom of problem in ear / hearing. breathing through mouth instead of nose. 8. It is a symptom of Jazam (Leprosy), Aatshak (Syphilis). 10. If does cough continuously and weep, as well. 9. It is a symptom of disease of Zaat-ul-Rab in babies. 11. If swelling in roof of the mouth (palate) and continuously 10. It is a symptom of pain in ribs. suffering from fever. 11. It is a symptom of inflammation in brain. 12. If head oversized, shape turned round, forehead over 12. It is a symptom of Damaghi Istasqa (dropsy of brain). broadened, figures of face emerged outward. 13. It is a symptom of problem / weakness in nerves. 13. could not hold up neck till 3rd or 4th month. 14. It is a symptom that baby is suffering from some physical 14. If weeping without tears. disease. 15. If weeping very softly, gently & inaudibly. 15. It is a symptom of weakness in body. 16. If voice rupturing and depressing. 16. It is a symptom of gullet or some other problem in throat. 17. If rubbing face over the pillow or focusing at one place 17. It is a symptom that baby is suffering from some severe continuously. brain problem. 18. Awake suddenly or crying with sobbing, appearance of 18. It is a symptom that baby is suffering from pain in chest. wrinkles on forehead. 19. It is a symptom that baby is suffering from pain in that part 19. If again & again touching some part of the body and when of body which was touched. someone other presses the same place, starts weeping. 20. It is a symptom that baby is suffering from Headache. 20. Weeping; acting stubborn; appearance of streaks, wrinkles 21. It is a symptom that baby is suffering from abdominal pain. below eyes. 22. It is a symptom that baby is suffering from some problem in 21. If contracting knees and rising eyebrows upward. digestive system. 22. If tongueâ€™s color is muddy, black & stinky stools. 23. It is a symptom that baby is suffering from some problem in 23. Appearance of white sediment / residuals in urine. digestion / digestive system. If urine color turned reddish. 24. It is a symptom of upcoming fever. 24. Compressing teeth during sleep, scratching nose, saliva 25. It is a symptom that there are long worms in the stomach of drooling un-consciously out of mouth. baby. 25. If scratching anus. 26. It is a symptom that there are tiny worms near the anus. 27. It is a symptom that baby is suffering from disease of Epilepsy. Baby suffering from Epilepsy
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Ubqari February Magazine 2013