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13 yr old running on a 100.6 fever complaining of body aches and cough having trouble breathing?

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Dr. Tony Ho
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Could be flu

With the flu epidemic occurring right now, this could be influenza; differential would mainly be a number of other respiratory viruses.
If he/she is having trouble breathing, i definitely would take them to the er for evaluation.

In brief: Could be flu

With the flu epidemic occurring right now, this could be influenza; differential would mainly be a number of other respiratory viruses.
If he/she is having trouble breathing, i definitely would take them to the er for evaluation.
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