How Do Doctors Treat Bronchiolitis In Babies
In some areas, infants who have been hospitalised with bronchiolitis may be discharged on home oxygen in the recovery phase of their illness. Community nurses may be involved in facilitating this. Palivizumab is a monoclonal antibody that may be administered (intramuscularly at monthly intervals) during the peak season for RSV bronchiolitis. Bronchiolitis Bronchiolitis is blockage of the small airways in the lungs. Acute bronchiolitis is due to a viral infection usually affecting children younger than two years of age.
Symptoms may include fever, cough