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A 31-year-old female asked:

My 19mom daughter has a rectal temp of 101.9. what should i do?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 60 years experience
Rectal temp: The rectal temp is one degree less and is 100.9 body temp. Push fluids for now and you can use tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen if the fever rises
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