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Sudden body temperature rise of a 13 months old baby

My infant is a 13 month old girl. She s 8.6 kgs. She s having sudden head and body temperature rise for the past few days. I have not measured her temperature but I think it s not more than 100 degree F. It stays for a while and she sweats and it lowers by itself. Her activities and food habits are normal. Can you pls explain what could be the cause?
Asked On : Tue, 24 May 2011
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HI welcome to health care magic.........

The most common cause of fever is Infection . What infection depends on other associated symptoms - if there is running nose or cough its a respiratory tract infection which is more common

Better to have her checked by a pediatrician, fever can be treated with Tylenol or calpol syrup .
Answered: Tue, 24 May 2011
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