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my 11 month old son has been running a fever for the past 4 days. highest temp has been 101.2. motrin and tylenol (acetaminophen) break the fever, but it keeps coming back. he is teething. should we take him to a doc?

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Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience Dentistry
See doctor: Yes, take your child to the doctor. There is more than just teething going on, most likely a virus. Keep him hydrated and nourished. Hope he feels better soon.
Answered on Jan 4, 2020
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