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temp 103.9

took 16 month old to doc on fri was told he was teething with a temp of 102.1 just took his temp it was 103.9 got it down to 101.1 anyone else deal with high temps and teething what was the highest temp

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:30 PM on Nov. 14, 2009 in Health

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  • I have personally never heard of a temp that high with teething. Was his temp checked at the doc's office and maybe it was down? Is he eating/sleeping/acting normally?
    kjrn79

    Answer by kjrn79 at 6:35 PM on Nov. 14, 2009

  • That's an awfully high temp for teething. :-/ I'd get a second opinion. My son got warmer than usual, like maybe a degree warmer but not an extremely high fever.
    LaurenKaye29

    Answer by LaurenKaye29 at 7:09 PM on Nov. 14, 2009

  • Call then back... fever should NOT keep going up just for teething!!!!!!!!!!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:10 AM on Nov. 15, 2009

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