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A 27-year-old female asked:

My 2 year old has been coughing for 2 weeks now. she isn't running a fever. her temp. has been running 93.9-95.4 and started breaking out in bumps.?

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Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Get checked out: Coughs after a viral illness may last for weeks, but you need to get her checked out to make sure that it is nothing else. With the resurgence of things like whooping cough, coughs over a week to 10 days need to be checked. Use a humidifier, lots of fluid intake and aoid respiratory irritants like smoke. Also, get your thermometer checked - ? Reading low. Bumps may be result of infection.

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Last updated Aug 16, 2013

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