A 31-year-old member asked about a female:
My son just had influ a 2 weeks ago and now says his back and lower sides hurt along with his throat hurting and his head. he has a temp of 100.9.
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Dr. Martin Raffanswered
Infectious Disease 58 years experience
Pediatrician: Have your son seen by a doctor. The internet is not the place for diagnosis of an acute illness with fever in an 8 year old. If you do not have a pediatrician your family doctor should be fine.
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