Aug 27, 2015 ... Does having a fever mean your infection is bacterial rather than viral? .... "If it's an
exception [to the 'self-limiting' virus rule], it's not going to be ...
Similarly, a fever does not stay at a constant temperature. Sometimes
temperature peaks every day and then returns to normal—a process called
Nov 6, 2015 ... Physicians say that as long as the fever is mild, we do not generally need to ... in
neutralizing the bacterium or virus that is causing the infection.
Jan 15, 2016 ... Antibiotics will not treat a viral infection. ... by a fever may indicate a bacterial
infection, but a viral infection is the most common cause. Infection ...
The degree of fever does not necessarily indicate the seriousness of the
underlying ... How high the fever goes does not indicate how bad the infection is.
Aug 30, 2014 ... Most febrile seizures are over quickly and do not mean your child has epilepsy. ...
Almost any infection can cause a fever, including:.
A fever, not surprisingly, indicates that your child is fighting off some kind of
infection, ... according to the AAP, a fever can help your child's body fight off
A fever is a temporary increase in your body temperature, often due to an illness.
Having a ... For infants and toddlers, a slightly elevated temperature may indicate
a serious infection. ... Mayo Clinic does not endorse companies or products.
Non-infection causes of fever include connective tissue disorders, allergy, .... Do
not prescribe oral antibiotics to a child with fever without apparent source. ....
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