Asthma Allergy and Pulmonology Centre Thrissur Kerala has been managing Allergy and Asthmatic children in Paediatric age group from Thrissur, Ernakulam,Kochi, Malappuram ,Palakkad and Kozhikode Districts since 1989 .It is a fact that asthma is more common in Children than adults .Many children outgrow their Asthma and Allergy.
Asthma is a disease that causes the airways to swell and get narrow.
Allergic Asthma is caused by swelling in the airways. During an asthma attack, the muscles surrounding the airways tighten. The lining of the air passages swells. Less air is able to pass through as a result.
Allergic Asthma is often seen in children more than in adults. Allergic Asthma is a leading cause of missed school days and hospital visits for children in Kerala also. An allergic reaction is a key part of asthma in children. Asthma and allergies often occur together.
Some things that can bring on asthma symptoms (triggers) include:
Breathing problems are common. They can include:
When the child is having hard time breathing, the skin of the chest and neck may suck inward.
Other symptoms of asthma in children include:
Your child’s asthma symptoms may vary. Symptoms may appear often or else develop only when triggers are present. Some children are more likely to have asthma symptoms at night.
Asthma Allergy Pulmonology and COPD Centre Thrissur Kerala
Dr Kurian Thomas MBBS; DTCD; MD ; DNB
Pulmonary Medicine Rtd Professor Medical College Thrissur
Pipe Line Road
Ph : 0487 2333433
Mob : 9446333433