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My son has a fever of 102 with no other symptoms. The fever is not responding to medicine. What should I do?

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Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Pediatrics
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In brief: Fever.

Fever that doesnot respond to tylenol (acetaminophen), (acetaminophen) either the dose of tylenol (acetaminophen) is not accurate or it may indicate a more serious problem, especially if there is rash or respiratory problem or lethargy.

In brief: Fever.

Fever that doesnot respond to tylenol (acetaminophen), (acetaminophen) either the dose of tylenol (acetaminophen) is not accurate or it may indicate a more serious problem, especially if there is rash or respiratory problem or lethargy.
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
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Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: See PCP ASAP

With that high fever your son needs to be evaluated to find the underlying reason of fever.

In brief: See PCP ASAP

With that high fever your son needs to be evaluated to find the underlying reason of fever.
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
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