Skip to Content

Symptom Checker

Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Fever in Infants

Does any of the following describe your baby?

  • He is having trouble breathing (fast or labored breathing, sucking in around the ribs).

  • He is making a high-pitched noise when he breathes in (especially if accompanied by excessive drooling).

  • He is making wheezy noises when he breathes.

  • He has a barky cough, or one that sounds like a seal.

  • He is having prolonged coughing spells lasting up to a minute, and sometimes looks pale or bluish after them.

Yes, one of those describes my baby.

No, none of those describe my baby.

Disclaimer: This content should not be considered complete and should not be used in place of a call or visit to a health professional. Use of this content is subject to specific Terms of Use & Medical Disclaimers.

Hide