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What is the cause for my 9 month old baby to get fever ?

I have a 9 month old baby, 6 months adjusted. She keeps having unexplained fevers up to 102 for the last 3 months. I have been able to get them under control each time but the ped has no answer for this. What do I do? My own pediatrician doesn t have an answer!
Thu, 29 Dec 2011
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Hi,
Your baby has got temperature for last three months.You have to go for some investigations then and then one gets some clue about the diagnosis.
1,Blood TC,DC,Platelet count,MP etc
2,Urine routine and microscopic.
3,X ray chest
4,Through physical examination.
After all reports we can come on some conclusion and treatment can
be done.
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