All Stories

Baby Armpit Temp

Her armpit temp was 968.

Baby armpit temp. 2 year old has been sick the past 5 days. As with all humans our temperatures fluctuate all the time. This is because its harder to tell whether they have a serious underlying illness. Thursday and friday she was puking and since then she has had a chesty cough but no fever.

Feel hotter than usual to touch on their. Has an armpit temperature of 99 f 372 c or higher keep in mind that an armpit temperature might not be accurate. 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. If youre in doubt about an armpit temperature reading use another method to confirm the results.

My babies 2 months old her temperature is at 992 under her arm. No a 997 temperature is not a sign of sickness in a baby. A high temperature or fever is usually considered to be a temperature of 38c or above. Babies under three months with a fever should be taken to a hospital emergency department straight away.

And she was sweating. Non contact thermometers measure a babys temperature through the temporal artery on the forehead so also look for thermometers labeled temporal artery or forehead. The babys skin should completely surround the thermometer. Answered by dr.

Some peoples or babies normal. Dry the armpit since moisture conducts heat and may give a false reading. Place the thermometer as high up into the armpit as possible with the. In general contact your childs doctor if.

Hi what is the normal temperature for the armpit for baby answered by dr. A normal temperature in babies and children is about 364c but this can vary slightly. She was just wearing a tahirt and jeans. I gave her little remedies but her temp couple hours later is still 992.

Your baby may have a high temperature if they. Removing your babys clothing will make it easier. True fever at her age rectal temperature over 1004. Everyone does not have a 986 normally.

Axillary temp can be 12 to 1 degree lower than oral te. 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. I woke her up to check her temp.