[Fever in infants under the age of three months without sign of focal infection. Criteria of therapeutic decision].

Abstract

Fever is one of the most frequent signs seen in children at consultation. In infants under the age of 3 months, fever is nonspecific and is often the only sign of a potentially severe infection. It has been estimated that two-thirds of the children hospitalized have a viral infection and 10% a bacterial infection with risks of complications including… (More)

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