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Took my 10yr.old daughter to dr. on Tues, symptoms of fever,

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Took my 10yr.old daughter to dr. on Tues, symptoms of fever, slight sore throat from last week, rash all over that itched,(dr. said ezema) head ache, eye lid pain, ankle pain. No strept showed in quick test, seemed better on Weds.p.m., but woke up vomiting on Thurs. a.m. sick in bed all day, fever, ankle pain came back, headache, but keeping liquids down.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Gupta replied 9 years ago.
As a pediatrician, it sounds like a case of significant FLU like illness.
You should get her evaluated once more however to make sure that the throat is not bad, and a repeat test for strep is not needed,
Sometimes blood tests may be ordered as per the clinical exmaination too,
In the meantime taking ADVIL/ TYLENOL and light diet may help,
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Customer: replied 9 years ago.
thank you I will call her dr. tomorrow
Expert:  Dr. Gupta replied 9 years ago.
You are most welcome,