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Stomach bug hit our family this week. it started with my toddler on sunday. it only lasted a day. now he is running a 101 fever. is it repeating or?

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Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Viral illness- redux: Fever spike 4 days after stomach bug might be continuation of initial illness from weekend or completely new illness. Hard to specify without more information. Important to practice good handwashing and no shared utensils to prevent spread of illness.

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