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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Fever = HIgh Temp: Fever is a temperature above 37 degrees. Having a temp below 37 degrees means one does not have a fever.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Tichenor
31 years experience Emergency Medicine
Technically, no: There are a variety of definitions for fever but in general, oral temperatures below 100 or so are not considered a fever. The body temperature varie ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mitchell Blass
28 years experience Internal Medicine
37.5 C = fever: If your temperature is above 37.5°c, you may have what is described as a fever of uncertain origin, fuo, if so please seek the attention of a physicia ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Inaccurate: Axillary temps are very inaccurate, Oral is much better. 9 You do add one degree however to the axillary reading. At 97.9 axillary you do not have a ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
Viral: Only way to measure your temperature is with a thermometer. Get one! rest and fluids will help.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donny Peterson
18 years experience General Surgery
Your : Your physician and surgeon should have reviewed the pros and cons of a cholecystectomy now versus waiting for worsening symptoms. There is always a po ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Frequent question: Do not worry if less than 101 above 101: see doc or try to have it resolved. This is very general. It also depends your history. Best to stay in ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anhkiet Tran
14 years experience Urgent Care
Fever: Any fever is a good reason to see a doctor. Make sure to check your temperature to confirm fever (>100 F degree). Even with low grade fever (less ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
No: I wouldn't consider that a fever. I use > 100.4
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anhkiet Tran
14 years experience Urgent Care
Fever: It could be due to an infection. If fever is low grade (100 F degree or less) monitor and take OTC meds for few more days. If fever is higher and you ... Read More

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