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How unsafe is it to have a fever of 101.6 - 102.0 for 24 hrs?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: It's not

At that level, the fever itself is not dangerous.
What matters is the cause. The fever can be helpful, as it's part of the immune system's inflammatory reaction to infection.

In brief: It's not

At that level, the fever itself is not dangerous.
What matters is the cause. The fever can be helpful, as it's part of the immune system's inflammatory reaction to infection.
Dr. Joel Gallant
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