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what is considered a temp for a 20 month old??

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SweetKYmom

Asked by SweetKYmom at 7:54 PM on Apr. 22, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Pretty much the usual...100.5 would be considered a low-grade fever.
    TiccledBlue

    Answer by TiccledBlue at 8:11 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

  • a fever is a fever no matter what age you are. Normal body temp is 98.6
    stepmom929

    Answer by stepmom929 at 8:13 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

  • http://www.babycenter.com/toddler-fever
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 8:29 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

  • ive always been told by my dd doc's (who see's alot of doc's) anything over 100.3 is considered a fever!
    KimberlyAnn85

    Answer by KimberlyAnn85 at 9:09 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

  • My docs rule of thumb to medicate for the following based on age. under 1 year 101, 1-2 years 102, 2-3 years 103, over 3 years 104. If they are under that and acting extremely "off" then consider medicating also. Average normal temp is 98.6 and anything over that is technically a fever though.
    aeneva

    Answer by aeneva at 9:37 PM on Apr. 22, 2009

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