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

Irritable Child

A fever usually means that a child has an infection. If your child is irritable and has a fever, it may be a sign of a serious infection. Call your pediatrician immediately.

To learn more visit our guides on Fever in Infants and Fever in Children.


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