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A 2-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
What symptoms?: Many different infections and condiitions will cause a fever such as you describe, but it is helpful to know your child's other symptoms before clear ... Read More

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A 4-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Fever cough: If you have not already, you should take this child to be seen as what you describe sounds like it could be an infection in the lungs or some other re ... Read More
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Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Viral infection: Intermittent cough, worse at night, is suggestive of allergies and asthma. However, fever is present with infection, most of which are viral. Increa ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
Patience: Strep throat is a bacterial infection. The germ that causes this has not shown resistance (smartness) against most antibiotics. It can take a few days ... Read More
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Dr. Rajesh Kumar
47 years experience Pediatrics
Wait another day: Antibiotics usually take 2-3 days to work. If the child is not better in another day , having taken the antibiotics already for 2 days, the child's fe ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Go to see MD: Need to see your pmd for further eval. Your pmd can do some basic work up etc. If necessary, referral to specialist/s - for instance to see a hematolo ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Some basics: Fever is a normal body response to infection & is often higher in infants than older kids/adults. Viruses often have cycles of fever off/on for s ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Sepsis: You have a very severe infection called sepsis that needs to be treated immediately. Discuss this with your doctor.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Infection: These can be symptoms of a Urinary Tract Infection. Drink plenty of fluids and see the Dr. ASAP.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Get checked: Children can be difficult to read and in my experience seeing the child face to face can bring out other medical issues that may not be present such a ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
44 years experience Pediatrics
Takes time: The fever in a patient receiving chemo with low blood counts can be for reasons besides infection, which is aggressively treated to improve outcomes. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Flu: Elevated temp headaches body aches. Followed commonly by bronchial manifest ions. Cough with viral bronchitis frequently salty taste.
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