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My 5 year old has had a cough for a few days. Now, he hasa lot of pain in his abdomen. It seems like its hard for himto breathe and his temperature is 100.3. What should I do?

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Dr. Christine Fox
Dentistry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Pain

If your child is in a lot of pain, get him to a doctor immediately.

In brief: Pain

If your child is in a lot of pain, get him to a doctor immediately.
Dr. Christine Fox
Dr. Christine Fox
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Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry
2 doctors agree

In brief: 4 reasons to see Dr!

You have a young child, in pain, persistent cough and breathing problem. That's four very important reasons to not delay any longer having your son see a pediatrician!

In brief: 4 reasons to see Dr!

You have a young child, in pain, persistent cough and breathing problem. That's four very important reasons to not delay any longer having your son see a pediatrician!
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dr. Gary Sandler
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: R/o pneumonia

Cough fever abd pain could represent lower lobe pneumonia most cases will require antibiotics to get better needs to be seen by doc asap.

In brief: R/o pneumonia

Cough fever abd pain could represent lower lobe pneumonia most cases will require antibiotics to get better needs to be seen by doc asap.
Dr. Richard Rissmiller
Dr. Richard Rissmiller
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