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my 3 month old baby has a temp of96.3 is this ok?

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Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Where: Where was it measured and why were you measuring it. Regardless of the temperature, if your baby seems sick have him/her seen. To get an accurate temperature at this age, a rectal temperature is best.
Answered on Dec 12, 2018

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Possibly overfed: that can be a cause of swollen face, don't know exactly what do you mean by "white bags", at any rate send a picture or ask his/her doctor

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