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A 26-year-old female asked:

16 month old daughter has fever, runny nose. sleepy and no energy. her eating and drinking is also not great. sleeping most of the day. can this be teeth?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 42 years experience
No: Eruption of her primary teeth would not cause all of the symptoms you mentioned. Please have her see her pediatrician.
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Dr. Sandra Eleczko
A Verified Doctoranswered
Dentistry 38 years experience
Fever and runny nose: Teething can cause pain in the mouth, cause grumpiness, effect eating, but it does not cause fever and a runny nose. See the pediatrician and get her checked out
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Last updated Dec 5, 2020

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