Can fever be prevented?

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In general, infections and therefore fever can be prevented if the indications for antibiotic prophylaxis are followed before an invasive diagnostic test or surgical intervention. It is also a good idea to follow childhood vaccination schedules and medical indications before travelling to a tropical country.

If you have a fever despite having followed all the indications, then you should consult your doctor.

Substantiated information by:

Mar Ortega Romero

Published: 20 February 2018
Updated: 20 February 2018


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