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My 5yo son has had high fevers, up to 103 since yesterday, now has a croupy cough. Should I take him to the doc now or wait?

Posted by ttmommy

With all the H1N1 info out there I'm not sure what to do. He's had the fever on & off for the last 36 hours, which breaks with Tylenol or Motrin. The croupy cough started early this morning. He's drinking as much fluids as I can get into him & is his normal self unless he's got the high fever.
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Take him to the doctor, he could have croup or maybe bronchitis. Better safe than sorry. Hope he feels better soon.
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