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Day before yesterday my mom saw my son touch rat poison

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Day before yesterday my mom saw my son touch rat poison pellets. It was just for a moment and he didn't have any in his hands. He didn't have any in his mouth or any signs that he had eaten any. He is 2 and 1/2 and doesn
JA: Have you noticed any recent swelling? Do you have any tooth pain?
Customer: doesn't usually pick up and eat things. But now he has a fever and diarrehae. No, no swelling. No tooth pain. There is a virus going around with stomach pain and fever.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No, I can't think of anything.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  TheGermDoctor replied 1 month ago.

He likely does have a viral illness

This is not at all related to touching the rat poison 2 days ago.

I hope that helps

Expert:  TheGermDoctor replied 1 month ago.

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