This question was answered on Fri 01, Jan 2010 07:02am by Dr Vinod, MBBS,FcGP

At what temperature should you go to the hospital?

    
Asked by friedhm (Male; 21; asthma ) on Thu 31, Dec 2009 06:57am

At what temperature should you go to the hospital?

Actions: | Forward |
Answer


Name 

Email 

Security code
Enter the text as shown above


E-Mail me when someone replies to this post
Answer by Dr Vinod, MBBS,FcGP  on Fri 01, Jan 2010 07:02am:

Hello friedhm, For an increase in temperature always take symptomatic relief as by paracetamol/acetaminophen. If the temperature does not decrease in couple of days or remains over 104 degree Fahrenheit then consider an examination near a physician and hospitalization for a proper diagnosis. If you have other symptoms like increase in respiratory rate or silent chest, respiratory problems with asthma you would also need to visit a hospital. Take care!
Our doctors provide free answers to your questions. If you are happy with our services, please consider making a donation.
Click the button below to donate.


Please rate my answer (select the stars, no need to log in.)  

This question is open for comments.  Please share your opinion.

Comments


Name 

Email 

Security code
Enter the text as shown above


E-Mail me when someone replies to this post


 
What users are searching right now on Ask Medical Doctor:
what is localized infection     ente     Electric supplies flint mi     Hypos choice nodule 3 mm     does fake tanning effect the contraceptive pill     HelloIjustwenttothedoctortocheckonmythyroidIalwayshavea     can I mix claritin liquid gels 24 hr and nyquil     Spot     silbato en la cabeza     what     jawpain     tubo     whatdoesitmeantohaveonesideofy     highuricacid     how     weltsbelowtheribcage     endovet     myheadachesonlywhenIcough     how     sunburn     wasImisdiagnosedoraretheantibioticsnothelpingmyuti     i     syptoms     IthinkthatmygallbladderisactingupIhavepaininmy     prognosis     can     genital     searchforanswerforwomenisropeskipp     Genitalitching92654 Enter your comments here quick     secondaryintenthealingbleeding     My3yearoldboyhasbumpsaroundhisanus     CanIhaveaninvestigativelaparoscopyifIhavemyperiod     is     FallInjurytomykneeNumbnessands     Abortion     how     orinary     lowerleftabdominalpainlowerleftsidepainandlowerl     pulling     dr     can     high     skin     Clostridium     uppereyelidblackblue     usesofmensoplustablet     how     ihaveaproblemoflikoriaplzguidemeiwanttoknowiftherezsumgoodho6896google     CanacertainantibioticthatIhavetreataurinarytracti     sex     fibroids     creatinine     burning     how     types     Canmy10yearoldsontakeMeizitangPills     jointpainrashheadache     ihaveapaininmjy     randomheartflutter     Chokingmucousproducingcoughlingeringafterbronchitis     microgynon     Organism     redness     what     itchy     red     what     confusion     enlarged     girlwithnipplesspliting     dusribarsexkrnysybleedinghotihai     high     blood has been found in my urine     WHY     acid     dry     Swine     bilaterallungfieldsare92601 Enter your comments here small change     how long before sex should you take flomax     movable lump under my skin on my head     1     search     bikiniline     couldanSTDshowsymtomsofanupset     Hair Loss     nair burn     how to care for a boil after it bursts     holes on my skin from scabie mite     can tramadol be detected in urine     constipation left side bloating     search     ponossplinaskaisikoti     does gliclazide affect your libido     skippingproblemsforwomen     blood dripping out of my eye     when     Implanon     systematic mast cell diseases     pulled     arm bone pain     type     what does there is homogeneous enhancement of the splenoportal confluence and main portal vein mean     application of veet on shave wounded area     zzquil     Tingling extremities     Pancreantitis and Prednisolone     neckglands     what is noncompliant     Search for answersI was recently diagnosed with optic neuritis my eye is slowly getting better but I have had a weird sensation in my chest My chest gets extremely tight like its being squeezed and at the same time I have tingling in both my arm     Sinus20headache     how long does oxicoden stay in your system     robots     does keratin have adverse affects when taken in association with coumadin     face cyst removal     Hormonetherapyafterlap92623 Enter your comments here tracer     sex and depression     search     1     cialis tagamet     search     Search for answers     lump in the elbow crease of my left arm     Search for answers     hiv     Search for answers     left stomach pain dizzy ear ache and fever     do     IhavebeensufferingofafeelingofgoosebumpsonmyheaD     1     search     inflamationinthepennis     search     pilonidal cyst     3 year old vagina     relationship between thyroid issues and TIAs     Constantsaliva     cynic track     Take     earache     Tingling extremities     

©2011 - Ask Medical Doctor  |  All Rights Reserved
The site is not a replacement for professional medical opinion, examination, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your medical doctor or other qualified health professional before starting any new treatment or making any changes to existing treatment. Do not delay seeking or disregard medical advice based on information written by any author on this site. No health questions and information on AskMedicalDoctor is regulated or evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and therefore the information should not be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease without the supervision of a medical doctor. Posts made to these forums express the views and opinions of the author, and not the administrators, moderators, or editorial staff and hence AskMedicalDoctor and its principals will accept no liabilities or responsibilities for the statements made.

Home | Terms & Conditions | Contact Us | Frequently Asked Questions | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Advertise with us
Stats