Baby Armpit Temp
My babies 2 months old her temperature is at 992 under her arm.
Baby armpit temp. Everyone does not have a 986 normally. Feel hotter than usual to touch on their. Thursday and friday she was puking and since then she has had a chesty cough but no fever. Removing your babys clothing will make it easier.
Answered by dr. This is because its harder to tell whether they have a serious underlying illness. A non contact armpit thermometer for baby lets you take a babys temperature without even touching them meaning you can monitor their fever through sleep or temper tantrums. Babies under three months with a fever should be taken to a hospital emergency department straight away.
A normal temperature in babies and children is about 364c but this can vary slightly. And she was sweating. In general contact your childs doctor if. Hi what is the normal temperature for the armpit for baby answered by dr.
As with all humans our temperatures fluctuate all the time. Place the thermometer as high up into the armpit as possible with the. A high temperature or fever is usually considered to be a temperature of 38c or above. In children aged 3 12 months fever might be a sign of a more significant illness so seek medical advice from your gp within the same day.
Dry the armpit since moisture conducts heat and may give a false reading. Some peoples or babies normal. Has an armpit temperature of 99 f 372 c or higher keep in mind that an armpit temperature might not be accurate. The babys skin should completely surround the thermometer.
2 year old has been sick the past 5 days. No a 997 temperature is not a sign of sickness in a baby. True fever at her age rectal temperature over 1004. Today she was fine this morning and about 330 she was whimming and took a 2 hour nap ate some gogurt and been asleep since.
Your baby may have a high temperature if they. Her armpit temp was 968. I gave her little remedies but her temp couple hours later is still 992. A 986 temperature is just used as a reference point for normal.
I woke her up to check her temp. If youre in doubt about an armpit temperature reading use another method to confirm the results. She was just wearing a tahirt and jeans.