A member asked:

How long can a 7yo expreemie, trach have 100f temp before should consider more test? good cxr on day 8.cipro3days.still temp day13.rr 40.calm play.what

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Dr. Linda Gourash answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

He may not need tests but your physician will want to ask a few more questions to decide if there is a concern. Rr 40 is fast even with a fever if he is at rest and fever for 13 days is concerning. Good chest xray does not prove anything.

Answered Aug 26, 2013



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