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High fever of 7 year old - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
User :   My daughter is 7 yrs old and has been running a high fever since last wednesday
Doctor :   ok]
User :   I have taken her to the doctor locally and she has just gotten worse
Doctor :   does she have any cold, cough, throat pain, body pain
User :   no they checked her for the flu and it was negative
Doctor :   ok
User :   now her mouth has a bunch of sorse in it
Doctor :   is she taking any medications
User :   she was on agmentin and he just took her off cause of the sorse
User :   do you think i should take her to a childrens hospital
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any thing for fever
User :   alternating tylenol and motrin
User :   every 2 hours
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what is her temprature recording
User :   between 101.1 and 104.7
User :   wont get below that
Doctor :   do tepid sponging when ever the temperatuer goes high
User :   i have been putting cool wash rags on her
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am so worried about her and don't know what to do
Doctor :   Give Syrup ibugesic plus every 6 hours

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