A member asked:
my four-year-old is on day 4 of a fever. was mild at first with sore throat and now chest congestion. took her to doc on day 2 to rule out strep and ear infection. but today her fever spiked and now she says her legs hurt and refuses to walk anywhere. sho
2 doctor answers
Dr. Eric Bluman answered
22 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Get checked out soon: This may have developed into a joint infection or a more centralized infection. I would call your pediatrician tonight and if they canot be reached go be seen at the local emergency department..
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
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