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Normal Body Temperature For Infants Armpit

The normal body temperature ranges using these devices are.

Normal body temperature for infants armpit. Normal temperature in babies sometimes babies and young children have higher body temperature ranges than adults for armpit and ear measurements. A common definition for fever using the rectal method is 1004 f while for the axillary method its 993 f. 978 f to 995 f 365 c to 375 c tympanic. A systematic review published in april 2000 in bmj found that there was wide variation between axillary and rectal temperatures.

979 f to 1004 f 366 c to 380 c axillary. A normal body temperature for infants aged 02. 964 f to 1004 f 358 c to 380 c. An axillary temperature will normally be lower than a rectal temperature.