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Old 10-14-2006, 06:45 PM   #3
StaceyM
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Re: question about 3 month old and temperatures

That's normal. The normal underarm reading is 1-2 degrees lower then actual temp (although it will be affected by temp of room, clothing, etc.) By far the most accurate way to take a temp in a child is rectal.
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