pediatrician-icon
Baby head temperature is higher
My 8 month old baby has high temperature in her head and body temperature is normal. Her heads sweat when temperature increases in her head. Consulted two doctors but did not help
2452 Views v

Answers (2)

Like the answers? Consult privately with the doctor of your choice

No help needed...this is normal variation in infants....
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
Forehead and palms of a child till 2 year of age may be slightly warmer than rest of the body. This is normal. To confirm fever, document temperature above 100*f with a thermometer.
Answered
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
2/2 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?

This question featured in :

Diarrhea and temperature in babies
Disclaimer : The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.
Disclaimer : The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.