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A 24-year-old female asked:

My 2year old daughter is now 2day sick, she has cold, cough and fever about 40-39c at night but whole day its 38.3..is this serious matter?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics 57 years experience
Fever, cold & cough: It sounds like your daughter is fighting an infection. Having fever is not necessarily bad. If her cough is getting worse and she has difficult breathing, and is not eating or drinking, she should be checked by her pediatrician.
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