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What effect does an elevated temperature have on other vital signs?

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Dr. Mark Patterson
Pediatrics

In brief: Most go up

An elevated temperature, such as seen with a fever, causes your metabolic rate to increase.
This increase can lead to a faster resting heart and respiratory rates.

In brief: Most go up

An elevated temperature, such as seen with a fever, causes your metabolic rate to increase.
This increase can lead to a faster resting heart and respiratory rates.
Dr. Mark Patterson
Dr. Mark Patterson
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