Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.
It's important not to ignore fussiness in your child. Irritability sometimes may indicate a serious illness.
Does your irritable child have any of these symptoms?
He has a high fever.
His neck is stiff.
He has a severe headache, or any other severe pain
He appears confused.
He has a rash.
He has difficulty breathing.
He won't eat.
He won't drink.