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Date : 08-Apr-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Child Health
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User:hi
Doctor:
Please proceed with your query
User:i hav my baby 1 and half month old
User:from morning she has got slightt fever
User:from morning it is 97.8
User:now checked its 97. 7
Doctor:The readings that you reveal are under normal temperature.
Doctor:Fever is considered if temperature is above 99 deg F.
Doctor:A high grade fever is when temperature is above 100 deg F.
User:she is feeling uncomfortt as itt too hot the climate i guess coz she will sleep for a while and again cry again sleep n again cry
Doctor:If you strongly suspect that the baby has fever, I would suggest you to recheck it perhaps at the doctors office.
User:cant putt on the fan on high as she has slight cold as well
User:nose seem to be blocked slightly
User:i gave nasivion in morning 1 drop on each nostril
User:okay
Doctor:The repeated cry episodes can have varied reasons.
User:okay
Doctor:If the child is feeding well; I wouldn't consider anything serious.
Doctor:But if the repeated cry is very unusual, you should get it checked by a doctor.
Doctor:It would be extremely difficult for me to guess the reasons for her troubles without looking at the child.
User:okay then i will book an appointtment
User:thanks doc bye
Doctor:That will be good idea.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
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