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3 Year Old With Fever And Rash
See your doctor: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more
3 yr old with 2 days of runny nose and cough. Now fever and vomiting with chills. Should I be worried?
2 y o fever/vomitURT: . How high is fever? Can the child drink? May now have bacterial infection superimposed on viral infection. Keep fever down with tylenol (acetaminophen) motrin if not allergic( too high fever can have seizures), make sure can drink or take ice pops to keep hydrated. Follow up with doctor today call this AM ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Probably allergic: If itchy, probably allergic in origin. But sometimes related to infection. Check with your doctor. Could be a new food, detergent, soap etc. ...Read more
3 yr old w/ low grade fever, runny nose, cough w/yellow mucous, occasional rash on face and buttocks for 2 weeks and now has diarrhea. Urgent care?
Hi.My daughter, 4 years old , has on and of fever with severe coughing and colds for 3 days now.She vomited as well last night.Do you think it's viral?
Flu or not. Get test: Your daughter has flu symptoms.Have your pediatrician run a flu test on her. If she's positive she can then be treated with tamiflu (oseltamivir) which would shorten the length of her illness and cut down on possible side effects of her virus. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My Daughter 6.5 years old having a low grade fever for 3 days and it is staying around 37.4 to 37.9 degC with cough and slight runny nose. ?
Fever & cough: You can control the fever with tylenol (acetaminophen) or motrin, lukewarm bath, use saline nose drops to sooth the throat & calm the cough. But if the cough is severe, or any trouble breathing or fever increased or persisted you need to take her to her pediatrician. Good luck ...Read more
My 3 year old is suffering with 103 fever with cough and cold .. She had same condition in March & given clarithromycin .. 1 kg weight loss..
Mgt: Children can have a number of colds in the course of one year, but the weight loss is excessive. Children at this age should gain weight steadily. Your physician may recommend a diet to include more calories and protein. In the meantime, if there is any respiratory difficulty such as air hunger, shortness of breath or wheezing, please see your ED at the hospital. Watch for prolonged fever. ...Read more
Needs to be seen: Please take your child to the pediatrician, we cannot help you online, good luck ...Read more
My 3 1/2 yr old has fever since last 48 yrs and gas developed a harsh productive cough . What should I give other than Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Ibuprofen?
See pediatrician: I'd recommend that you have your child seen by the pediatrician today to ensure that no further medication is necessary. Without knowing your child's history (ie wheezing?) I wouldn't recommend any cough suppressants (in addition to the young age - they really are not recommended). You may find relief with a teaspoon of honey (has been clinically proven to be as effective as the medications!) ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 12 year old son has one white pustule on his tonsil for 3 weeks negative for strep and mono he is complaining of exhaustion malaise and difficulty ?
See the doctor: This time of year, many respiratory infections are being spread among children in school. Some of them are minor, but some may be serious. If your child has had cough, wheezing, and fever for 11 days, they need to be seen by their doctor to determine the cause of the illness. Please do not delay seeking treatment! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many possibilities: Speculation is of little value here. Your daughter should be seen asap by her pediatrician, examined, diagnosed and treated. Do not waste efforts to diagnose on internet. Have her seen. Hope she is better soon. ...Read more
My 3 year old son has a slight flu, cough and body heartiness. Temperature reading is 37.6 c and has teething discomfort. Should I be worried and what?
Teething: Not sure of hyland products, but a pacifier, ortho, should help due to positive pressure in the bite, and a refrigerated pacifier will ease the pain due the soothing effect of cold on pain due to the easing of inflammation. Softer food for the child will also help. No too warm food. If the child is acting especially uncomfortable with certain foods, use different. If fever persists, see pediatric. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
5 year old son had IgE 3187 and now 1857 in 2012.He was on asthafen for a year and now allegra (fexofenadine).Frequeltly falls sick with sudden fever and cough ?
My 2 year old niece had a low grade fever (100.2) along with vomiting 3 days ago. Now she has red raised bumps on the back of her hands.why?
Fever, vomiting,rash: This sounds like a viral infection. As far as the rash on her hands, that would require a visual exam to determine what virus, or if it is related to the other symptoms. If the fever is still there or the rash is getting worse rather than better, she needs to see her doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer