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Dr. Oscar Novick
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High Fever (Definition)

High fever is a symptom in which a person's internal body temperature is quite high, usually above 102 degrees. Influenza (the flu), other infections, or serious inflammation are some conditions that ...Read more


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What is high fever in children considered?

What is high fever in children considered?

Fever- see doc?: When to see a doctor when your child has a fever? Depends on the age and how the child is doing: http://www.parenting.com/health-guide/fever/when-call-doctor ...Read more

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What is a high fever in children temperature considered?

What is a high fever in children temperature considered?

95.9 to 99.5 : A normal temperature reading for a child when taken by mouth is 98.6 degrees f, though this measurement can range from 95.9 to 99.5 degrees f in different kids. Kids with temperatures consistently out of this range can be in danger and should see a physician. ...Read more

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Could high fever and vomiting cause high blood sugar in non diabetic children?

Could high fever and vomiting cause high blood sugar in non diabetic children?

Stress response: During any illness a kid may have a stress response that includes the inflow of stress hormones into the blood. Epinephrine & cortisol both tend to elevate blood sugars during the stress period. Any elevation would revert to normal after the stress has subsided. ...Read more

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Flexon is safe in pregnancy? M 14 weeks pregnant n m suffering from high fever n body ache..

Flexon is safe in pregnancy? M 14 weeks pregnant n m suffering from high fever n  body ache..

Flexor: The salt is orphenidrine. The medication is also called Norflex. It is a category C drug and the effects on fetes have not been evaluated . I would suggest go with paracetamol. Should avoid flexor and other medications like brufen in pregnancy. ...Read more

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My child is about 6 years old and has had 3 days of high fever, plus he is complaining of calf pain and being hard to walk.?

My child is about 6 years old and has had 3 days of high fever, plus he is complaining of calf pain and being hard to walk.?

Muscle inflammation: The process you describe is producing an inflammatory reaction in the kids calf muscles with fever. There are a number of possibilities that will require an urgent evaluation to sort out. It could be something simple or something bad. ...Read more

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Hi, I just had 3 days of high fever & flu like symptoms (101f). Now all night of 4th night I've had a low temp of 96-97 and I can't stop sweating?

Hi, I just had 3 days of high fever & flu like symptoms (101f). Now all night of 4th night I've had a low temp of 96-97 and I can't stop sweating?

Fever breaking: It is normal to sweat when fever breaks. Take it easy for a couple of days. Drink enough fluids. Once the major symptoms have resolved start your regular activities. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Took my toddler to the pediatrician & she has a viral rash today (after 3 days of high fever) is she no longer contagious now that fever is gone?

Took my toddler to the pediatrician & she has a viral rash today  (after 3 days of high fever) is she no longer contagious now that fever is gone?

Yes: It sounds like she had roseola, which causes a high fever for 3 days, then the fever goes away, a rash appears all over the body.She is no longer contagious. And there will be no other bad effects from the illness. ...Read more

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Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

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Fever, High (Over 103.5 F) (Definition)

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