A 27-year-old male asked:
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what is considered a fever? if i have oral temp of 37.5c is that a fever? i have a sore throat but i have gerd so the acid burns back of my throat. i have a dull headache as well but it’s behind my eye comes and goes. haven’t traveled and no cough.

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: Most consider that well within the normal range of body temperature that varies through the day. A reading of 38 C or above is considered fever.
Answered on Apr 6, 2020

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