During your appointment, your healthcare provider will conduct a physical exam and may order some tests, like x-ray, blood tests, allergy skin tests, and pulmonary function tests (PFTs).
This information will help your healthcare provider understand your child's pattern of symptoms.
If your child has just been diagnosed with asthma, know that you are not alone. Asthma Ghana and your healthcare team have many resources available to you.
If you are concerned that your infant or child's asthma may be severe, observe their behavior for the indicators below and speak to your healthcare provider right away.