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How many degrees celsius and farenheit is considered a fever in children?

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In brief: Depends on age

In young infants up to a month of age anything above 38 degrees celsius or 100.
4 degrees fahrenheit via rectal temp is considered a fever. In a child from one month of age and above, fever is anything above 38.2 celsius or 100.7 fahrenheit.

In brief: Depends on age

In young infants up to a month of age anything above 38 degrees celsius or 100.
4 degrees fahrenheit via rectal temp is considered a fever. In a child from one month of age and above, fever is anything above 38.2 celsius or 100.7 fahrenheit.
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Fever

Fever is a body temperature of 100 f or higher.

In brief: Fever

Fever is a body temperature of 100 f or higher.
Dr. Martin Raff
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In brief: 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

In brief: 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
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