Fever can be an indication of a number of possible conditions. The following list of symptoms will help to narrow down the cause.

Symptoms   
  • Flushed face
  • Irritability
  • Loss of appetite
  • Heat rash
  • Damp hair
  • Warm environment with clothing that is too heavy
Possible Cause:    Overheating
 
 
Symptoms    
  • Sever cold symptoms (See Colds) come on abruptly
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Dry cough       
  • Possible fever
  • Possible vomiting
  • Headache
  • Body aches
  • Shortness of breath
  • Loss of appetite
  • Wheezing
Possible Cause:    Flu
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Fever higher than 37.8 degrees Celsius
  • Ear ache
  • Upset stomach
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Fluid in the ear
Possible Cause:    Ear Infection
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Small blister-like sores in the mouth and on the palms of the hands or the soles of the feet (Can also be located on the buttocks)
  • Mild fever
  • Sore throat
  • Loss of appetite
Possible Cause:    Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Small red blisters inside the mouth or on the lips
  • Sore throat
  • Fever
  • Lack of appetite or refusal to eat
  • Bad breath
  • Possible dehydration
Possible Cause:    Gingivostomatitis
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Fever between 38.3 and 40.5 degrees Celsius for two to five days
  • Runny nose
  • Raised pinkish rash on the torso
  • Rash spreads to the neck, face, and arms
Possible Cause:    Roseola
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Typical cold symptoms (See Colds)
  • Deep chest cough that progressively worsens (sounds like a bark)
  • High fever
  • Hard breathing that is noisy
  • Whistle when inhaling
  • Wheezing when exhaling
  • Symptoms are more severe at night
Possible Cause:    Croup
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Pain during urination
  • Frequent urination
  • Pelvic area tenderness
  • Fever
  • Nausea
  • Possible vomiting
Possible Cause:    Urinary Tract Infection
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Typical cold symptoms (See Colds) that continue to worsen
  • Persistent cough
  • Hard and fast breathing that is much labored
  • Fever and chills
  • Loss of appetite
  • Vomiting
  • Irritability
  • Headache
  • Pain in the chest or stomach
  • Wheezing
Possible Cause:    Pneumonia
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Fever
  • Nausea
  • Cramps
  • Chills
  • Vomiting or diarrhea
Possible Cause:    Gastroenteritis (Stomach Flu)
 
 
Symptoms   
  • High fever
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Irritability
Possible Cause:    Blood Infection (Seek medical attention immediately.)
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Chest or nasal congestion
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Sore throat
  • Sneezing
  • Cough
  • Body aches
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Breathing trouble (from congestion)
Likely Cause:    Cold
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Typical cold symptoms (See Colds)
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Possible low-grade fever
  • Harsh cough that is non productive
  • Wheezing
  • A child’s ribs will move inward when breathing
Likely Cause:    Bronchitis/Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Throat pain
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Swollen glands in the neck
  • Tonsils may be swollen
  • Tonsils may be bright red and flecked with white.
  • Cold symptoms may accompany other symptoms
Likely Cause: Sore Throat

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