Fever is by no means only an alert to the disease, which calls for the need for detection and treatment quickly . So when the mother must accelerate to consult a doctor ?
American Academy of Pediatrics offers her advice for mothers this month:
If your child is less than three months in the life
Each high temperature 100.4f exceed 38 degrees Celsius or summoned to examine the child's doctor if you notice the high temperature in the Times does not work where the doctors in their private clinics you go to the emergency department at the hospital .
Children in this stage of life seem to resist fragile as the fortifications of the immune system is not complete until after the first few months which could be infected with a bacterial or viral infection can not referred to .
Kidney infection or validity of the infection in the blood or pneumonia are all serious illnesses that can not endure brutally raided his body .
At the age of 3 months 6 months
If the temperature exceeds 101f or 38.3 percentage .
6 months or more
If the temperature reached 103f or 39.4 or surpassed them must be examined by a doctor.
If the baby's temperature reached 104f 105f 40 or 40.6 degrees Celsius at any age .
Infect old baby three months if the temperature rose accompanied by any obvious symptoms Kinslh cold or diarrhea or if the temperature rose for three consecutive days for no apparent reason .
Any rise in temperature of more than 2448 hours coupled with inflammation in the throat or pain with urination.
If you notice any appearances with the heat of the drought , such as dry throat , sunken spots on the skin , a small amount of urine « at least once every 8 hours » .
If your baby seems tired , unconscious , is on the verge of rejecting his food , suffering from difficulty in breathing .
If he had the tremors with the heat .
If you hit your child's temperature after returning from a trip outside the country .
Ask Medical Assistance immediately if your child has suffered from :
If your child's temperature rose to 40.6 C or 105f .
If coupled with difficulty in breathing heat .
If coupled with difficulty in swallowing temperature , whether food or saliva child himself .
If coupled with the lack of awareness of some of the heat .
If the owner of the heat headache or pain and stiffness in the neck and the skin on the back of some of the red spots or dark .
If what happened to the child with a high temperature of any state of spasm .
If your child suffers from a fragile immunity such as children undergoing radiation or chemical treatment .