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How high should you let a child's fever get before taking him to the e.R.?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: How old?

The age of the child will influence whether the degree of fever may be placing them at risk, but if they have a body temperature of more than 104.
5 it might be a good idea to have a doctor see them.

In brief: How old?

The age of the child will influence whether the degree of fever may be placing them at risk, but if they have a body temperature of more than 104.
5 it might be a good idea to have a doctor see them.
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