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my four year old has a fever and aching at night

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
See a pediatrician: Fever and back pain is a combination which should be carefully assessed by an experienced clinician. It may be as simple as a viral infection with mu ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Bluman
23 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Call Pediatrician: This represents a high fever and if it cannot be brought down with the medications that you have give the child needs to be evaluated by your pediatri ... Read More
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Dr. Kanan Modi
42 years experience Pediatrics
Cool compresses: If the fever is only for one day , even that high , you can still observe him if he is well hydrated , not lethargic & has no other symptoms . Als ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudine nandi Lee
Specializes in General Practice
Could be : Could be keep on what you are doing. Kids often complain of tummy aches instead of where it is actually sore. Dr Ralph Gilbert : 0828816731
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
If no rash...: ...Then it's unlikely to be chicken pox, although not unheard of. Fever and aches accompany pretty much any viral illness of childhood, and there are ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Fever and Children: Yes. Of course. Any child displaying fever and pain should be evaluated by a physician.
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Dr. Marina Armendariz
26 years experience Pediatrics
Ear pain: Could be ear infection, give either tyelenol or Ibuprofen for pain and schedule an appointment with her doctor.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Focus on fluids: Frequent but small amounts of any fluid she will take can help assure her hydration until the issue passes. These are often self healing viruses. If s ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Virus: Most likely a virus. Lots of fluids and tylenol (acetaminophen) if your temp is higher than 101f. Let your doctor know what's going on.
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A 4-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Try these approaches: This is almost certainly a viral infection; it sounds like a flu-like illness. Western medicine only has symptomatic relief to offer but a variety of ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiro Kiguchi
10 years experience Pediatrics
Viral illness: I'm sorry your daughter isn't feeling well. It sounds like she has a viral illness, possibly a virus that causes hand-foot-mouth disease. This is self ... Read More
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