Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anja | 2009/08/21

Q.

Headache and fever

My son is 5 yearls he have a fever of 39.8 and say his whole head is sore

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is difficult to advise you about your son without being able to examine him, but his fever is very high and he has a headache. As these symptoms may just possibly be due to meningitis it is necessary for him to be seen by a doctor.

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