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A 32-year-old female asked:

My 4 year old and i have both had a fever this week. i have an almost 3 month old baby should i take her to emergency if she gets a fever?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Depends: She doesn't need to be seen if she just has fever, especially if this is just a virus and you and the 4yo are not that sick with it. If the 3mo is unable to keep up with her fluid needs or otherwise bothers your "mommy" sense, have her seen.

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