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What does a low grade fever mean?

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A continuous or fluctuating low fever, typically defined as never exceeding 38.5 degrees Celsius (about 101 degrees Fahrenheit). Is this what you mean?? Any comments?

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  1. Monnie says:

    Here in the UK a temperature is measured in Centigrade, the normal being 37*c. If the temp goes from this, up to 37.5*c then this would be classed as a low

  2. Maisha says:

    A temperature of 99 or 100

  3. Waltraud says:

    My 6 year old son has to normal using Tylenol. He now has diarrhea. He cannot seem to make a fever 3days ago. I got his fever down it to the bathroom everytime. He has no o

  4. Lurline says:

    A low grade fever is one that only raises the body’s temperature by about a degree or two. 98.6 degrees is considered a normal temperature. 99.8 – 100.8 degrees is considered low grade. You can find more information here: http://www.healths… More:http://answers.ask.com/Health/Diseases/what_is_a_low_grade_fever

  5. Carissa says:

    A low grade fever could be your body’s immune reposne to a virus or bacteria. Fever is your body’s way of fighting off infection. However, even if a fever is low grade if it lasts for more than a couple days or is accompanied by other worri… More:http://answers.ask.com/Health/Diseases/what_causes_a_low_grade_fever

  6. Tiffani says:

    Normal body temperature is 98.6 and a low grade fever is anything under 100 degrees. Sometimes running a low fever is good for you as it shows your body working to eliminate toxins. More:http://answers.ask.com/Health/Diseases/what_is_considered_a_low_grade_fever

  7. Taryn says:

    A continuous or fluctuating low fever, typically defined as never exceeding 38.5 degrees Celsius (about 101 degrees Fahrenheit).

  8. Eugenie says:

    Another way to cool down your toddler's low grade fever is by sitting your toddler in a lukewarm That can mean reducing his symptoms, giving him medicine. Detail:http://www.ehow.com/how_2364122_treat-child_s-low_grade-fever.html

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