Is a temperature of 37.3 OK?

When someone has a fever, the body raises the normal body temperature (as measured orally) above 37.5°C (99.5°F). A rectal temperature above 38°C (100.4°F) or an underarm temperature above 37.2°C (99°F) is also considered a fever.
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Is a body temperature of 37.4 normal?

Fever. In most adults, a fever is an oral temperature above 38°C (100.4°F) or a rectal or ear temperature above 38.3°C (101°F). A child has a fever when his or her rectal temperature is 38°C (100.4°F) or higher or armpit (axillary) temperature is 37.4°C (99.3°F) or higher. This is the most common cause of a fever.
  • Is a temperature of 37.5 high in adults?

    The normal body temperature is between 36 and 37°C, but this can vary from person to person and from hour to hour. Temperatures between 37.5°C and 38.2°C mark a low-grade fever. A high-grade fever is present when the oral temperature is above 38.2°C. the rectal or tympanic (ear) temperature is higher than 38°C.
  • Is a temperature of 37.3 normal?

    When someone has a fever, the body raises the normal body temperature (as measured orally) above 37.5°C (99.5°F). A rectal temperature above 38°C (100.4°F) or an underarm temperature above 37.2°C (99°F) is also considered a fever.
  • What is the normal body temperature of a child?

    Most doctors – and the American Academy of Pediatrics – agree that a normal body temperature for a healthy child is between 97 and 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit (36 to 38 degrees Celsius). If your child's temperature is above this range, he has a fever.

Updated: 16th October 2019

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