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how long should I wait to call a doctor with a moderate fever
A 41-year-old member asked:
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Likely: Not uncommon for viral illnesses to produce low grade fevers for 10-14 days, but if it goes on longer than this, would reevaluate.
A member asked:
61 years experience Family Medicine
Fever: As the temperature elevation is persisting I would have her seen by your doctor. Good Luck
A 50-year-old female asked:
24 years experience Family Medicine
Today!: Yes it sounds like you probably have osteomyelitis again or infection from some other source. If you can't get in today with your orthopedist or one ... Read More
13 years experience Podiatry
No: You should go to the ER immediately if you have weakness, nausea/vomiting.
A 29-year-old female asked:
35 years experience Psychiatry
NOW: I would not wait if you cannot breathe. There is a lot happening here and it maybe thyroid or maybe something else like infection. Or cardiac, .
A 34-year-old female asked:
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: but perhaps one of the concierge doctors in Healthtap can help you or see your doctor for a Rx cough medicine. You likely have a viral infection.
A 39-year-old member asked:
18 years experience Infectious Disease
Fever, other symptom: Fever, pain that is unusual or out of proportion, bleeding, ...If in doubt , call your doctor.
A male asked:
50 years experience Pediatrics
TALK TO DOCTOR: Your 3months old baby having fever around 100.4 may be normal or due to mild viral infection .which may go away soon . You should be concerned if ba ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
16 years experience Podiatry
Yes : As a surgeon, i always want to know when my surgical patients have a fever especially if it is over 101. It is better to be safe than sorry as a feve ... Read More
A female asked:
38 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Read advice first: Pediatricians always give an informatoin sheet when little ones get shots. Read that first. If that doesn't provide you with guidance,then yes, call t ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
22 years experience Pediatrics
Hot Stuff: A fever is a sign of infection whether viral or bacterial. If your child does not have any other symptoms (i.e. Nasal congestion, cough, vomiting, et ... Read More
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