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My four month old daughter has a temperature of 100.8 stuffy & runny nose clear mucus should I take her to er?

My four month old daughter has a temperature of 100.8 stuffy & runny nose clear mucus should I take her to er?

Fever: Fever of 100.8 and runny nose in a 4 month old is not considered an emergency. Stay home and comfort your daughter. I recommend consulting with your doctor in the morning. ...Read more

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Mucus (Definition)

Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more


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Is a runny nose with clear mucus a sign of a cold or normal during cold temperatures?

Is a runny nose with clear mucus a sign of a cold or normal during cold temperatures?

Can be normal: During cold exposure, if nasal congestion, sneezing, sore throat, etc.. Those are the other signs of common cold, ...Read more

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My son 16 month old started with cough and cold 3 weeks back . It's better now but he still have little runny nose and clear mucus when sneezing ?

My son 16 month old started with cough and cold 3 weeks back . It's better now but he still have little runny nose and clear mucus when sneezing ?

Allergies: Sounds like allergies, I would take him to an allergist to confirm what sort of allergy, but you can give zyrtec (cetirizine) or something similar (Walgreens brand or Walmart) in the mean time once per day. ...Read more

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Week after flu still stuffy runny nose with clear mucus. Barely a cough with clear mucus if any. Is this the flu or something else? Nof fever or aches

Week after flu still stuffy runny nose with clear mucus. Barely a cough with clear mucus if any. Is this the flu or something else? Nof fever or aches

Possible residual sx: This could still be residual symptoms from the virus. The cough could last up to 6 weeks after. But it is always possible that you are getting some other virus or do you have some allergies causing nasal congestion? ...Read more

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Hello doc, my daughter is 2 yr old and she constantly getting colds. she got 3 colds in 2months. . she has runny nose with watery clear mucus, cough ?

Hello doc,
my daughter is 2 yr old and she constantly getting colds. she got 3 colds in 2months. . she has runny nose with watery clear mucus, cough ?

Colds: If she goes to a babysitter or to day care that is not an unusual thing. She also may have allergies rather than a cold. I suggest you take her to her doctor and discuss this and seek evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Corey Clay
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Rhinitis (Definition)

This is a symptomatic disorder of the nose characterized by inflamed nasal mucosa. Groupings of rhinitis exist triggered by infection, allergy, non-allergic triggers/exposure, meds, immune disorder, and/or structural problems in the nose. Symptoms can include itching, sneezing, congestion, watery/mucoid drainage, post-nasal drainage with sore throat, ear ...Read more


Dr. Nayla Mumneh
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Runny Nose (Definition)

Mucus fluid from the nose, usually caused by ...Read more