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Symptom Checker

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

Headaches in Children

Good. Those were signs of increased pressure on the brain, and warrant an urgent call to the doctor.

Does your child have any of these symptoms along with the headache?

- Fever (less than 102F)

- Runny nose

- Cough

- Sore throat

- Stomachache (mild)

- Diarrhea

Yes, my child is having one or more of these symptoms.

No, my child isn't having any of these symptoms.

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