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Having brownish mucus with fever. Suspected to have flu. What could be done?

Hi my daughter has has a hearty cough that's productive, brownish mucus with a fever for four days now. Her temp drops down to 99.1 then back up to 100.8 even 102.. I brought her to our ped yest & he said it was most likely the flu?? Her E level comes and goes too? B=Not eating too much either?
she has:low grade fever, ear pain, productive cough
Thank you for your time, Vanessa
Asked On : Wed, 10 Apr 2013
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Get culture and sensitivity of sputum for bacteria and suitable antibiotic, also CBC and ESR.
Appropriate antibiotic and anti-pyretics should be given
Answered: Sun, 26 May 2013
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