Is 38.6 a bad fever for a 3yr old child?

Answer It is not very high fever. But we should never depend only on the degree of fever to assess the seriousness of the condition. Associated symptoms and clinical signs should also be considered.

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If A child is found to have a fever of forty degrees Celsius how does a high fever affect the tissues in this child?

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At all ages rectal temperature is higher than skin temperature.

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