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A 5 Year Old With A Fever No Other Symptoms
My 14 yr old daughter has a cough for 5 days now with fever that has been there the entire five days. 102, no other symptoms can it be just a cold?
My 5 year old has a wet cough but no signs of a cold and no fever should she be seen by her doctor and over-the-counter meds have not helped?
Allergies?: If only wet cough start by addressing the possibility of allergies causing the excess phlegm. Give benadryl, (diphenhydramine) or any other allergy medicine. If not better in a few days, cough becomes worst or shortness of breath, then seek prompt medical attention. In the later scenarios it might be asthma, sinusitis or bronchitis all of which need medical evaluation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Our 6 year old has a fever for 5 days now with headache and body aches. Is a fever of 102 for 5 days unusual?
Needs Exam: It does sound like the flu. Could be a summer enterovirus, or possibly even influenza, it is now November. Push fluids, motrin as needed for headache and body aches. If she has fever in the morning, bring her in for an exam by your pediatrician. After five days, we want to consider alternative diagnoses. Best of luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
2 yr old has clear runny nose for over a week, no other symptoms. Allergies?cold? Treatment? Cause for concern?
See pediatrician: and have it checked, diagnosed then it can be treated. ...Read more
I have a healthy 3 and a half yr old no minor or major health issues she has a cold wud it b ok to give her dayquil or nyquil for her symptoms?
No: It turns out the decongestants don't really work for kids her age and there is a small risk that some of the ingredients can be harmful. So i would suggest avoiding them and simply giving her body time to fight off the symptoms. ...Read more
My 7 year old daughter started to develop a fever yesterday with no other symptoms or pain/discomfort. What can this be?
1 year old daughter with diarrhea and occasional vomiting with no fever and other symptoms except no urine output for 10hours now. Any suggestions?
Dehydration: Sometimes it is difficult to keep up with hydration in the face of vomiting and diarrhea. If you have provided her with increased fluids ; there is still no urine, would contact her doctor. He or she can provide parameters regarding need for intravenous fluids. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
6 year old child has 102.2 fever for second day with no other symptoms, responds to tylenol, is it a virus? when to see a doctor?
Fever in schoolchild: If there are no other symptoms and the child is eating, drinking, playing and otherwise well, you may observe for 3-4 days. Encourage fluids and avoid treating fever unless it bothers the child. After 3-4 days I would have the child see a pediatrician for an evaluation. ...Read more
6 & 8yr old have sour throat no fever no other symptoms acting fine when should we see a doctor, can it be strep?8 yr old had untreated strep 12wks ago
1 year old son with diarrhea and occasional vomiting with no fever or other symptoms. He is eating and drinking fine. Any suggestions?
My b/f has a fever of 106.7 and flu like symptoms. How serious is a fever like that on a healthy 26yr old male?
My 2 year old just had a chest xray and was diagnosed with bronchitis. He has no cough or other symptoms other than high fever. Does this make sense?
Easy over read: Radiologists often make a suggested diagnosis based on assumptions.You only order chest xrays if you suspect a chest finding. If the xray is taken before the kid takes a deep breath,it will look like bronchitis.The suggested label from the radiologist is just that, a suggestion,they also say this needs to have clinical correlation.The doc may have just used the label to finish the visit ...Read more
My friends son has had a fever of 101 103 for 5 days. There are no other symptoms except a mucusy cough. No tylenol (acetaminophen) since day 3 ?
DD has had a fever of 102 for 24h absolutely no other symptoms, but just feels yucky from fever. Could this still be viral with no other sx? Or bad??
Yes: This could be just viral yes. High fevers are associated closed with this. ...Read more
6 year old with high fever (102.7) and severe headache - no other symptoms. What could be cause? ER or wait 5 hours for Dr.?
My 2 two year old gets a high fever lasting 2-3 days about every other month. Is this normal? There are no other symptoms with it
Can be: The average toddler is expected to get 5-7 respiratory illnesses/yr to age 5 and 1-3 diarrhea illnesses in the same time frame. To space it every other month would be pretty common. Some kids run fever with their illnesses as a sigh of a robust immune system, some seem to have the same illness & never show many symptoms. In a kid that's growing & developing well & don't worry about that pattern. ...Read more
My son 13 yr old suddenly develop hematouria without any prior and present symptoms like pain fever etc. Practising for sports day for past one month?
Many possibilities: Fever @ a 100.1 level is common in infants & children with a wide variety of minor and some significant illnesses.If kid is playing some & taking fluids well enough to pee every 6hrs, u may be able to ride this out at home. If excesively quiet, taking fluids poorly etc. Call in & or see the dr. ...Read more
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