Q:

Baby body temperature taken from arm pits is accurate or not?



Dr. Shilpitha Shanthappa

armpit temperature should be added with 1° extra..
if it shows 99°f thn add 1 and temperature is taken as 100°f..

Sonika Singh

hi jyoti...yes we take baby temperature from arm pits  ....but add one degree more..like Dr Shilpigha explain you

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