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A 25-year-old female asked about a male:

I(mom) just got tested positive for covid. my almost 4 yr old had fever last night 99.6 gave him tylenol so far he looks good should i take him to a clinic or what can i do to see if he has covid?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
COVID 19 : Most children handle COVID 19 well. If symptomatic, then symptomatic relief is usually all that is required. Rest, hydration, acetaminophen, & nasal saline irrigation may help mild symptoms. Get emergency care for difficulty breathing, blue lips or face, significant & persistent chest pain or new-onset of confusion.

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