A member asked:

My 2 year old has a fever of 101.6 and hasn't had a bowel movement and doesn't want to drink anything should i take her to the hospital ?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Mark Diamond answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

1st Call Your Doctor: 1st call your pediatrician.More information is needed such as how long have these been happening, what have you done, and how is the baby acting compared to normal.

Answered 2/28/2013


Dr. David Schleimer answered

Specializes in

Perhaps: When a toddler has a protracted fever, dehydration happens very quickly and can have damaging consequences. A medical consult is strongly advised. Good luck!

Answered 7/18/2013



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