A 33-year-old female asked:
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my 3 year old daughter has had a cough for three days that gets worse at night and seems to get a fever only at night. when should she see a doc?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Tommorow: Take your daughter to the doctor tomorrow. She may have a virus but after three days with a cough she should be evaluated.
Answered on Mar 28, 2018
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Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
COUGH: Associated with fever and getting worse especially if child is not eating has to see md now to rule out lower respiratory infection or pneumonia.
Answered on Oct 21, 2013
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