Any body temperature above 102.5 degrees Fahrenheit is considered a high fever, says MedicaLook. Fevers that reach 107 F or higher are exceptionally dangerous, because the majority of humans cannot survive such high inte... More »

According to WebMD, a high body temperature for an adult is an oral temperature over 100 degrees Fahrenheit or a rectal or ear temperature over 101 degrees Fahrenheit. A high body temperature is referred to as a fever. More »

According to Mayo Clinic, any body temperature above 103 degrees Fahrenheit can be dangerous, and according to the National Institutes of Health, a dangerously low body temperature, otherwise known as hypothermia, occurs... More »

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Any temperature over the normal body temperature of 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit is considered to be a fever, according to WebMD. However, in medicine any temperature over 100.4 F is considered to be a fever. More »

To treat high fever in children who are between 2 and 17 years and whose temperature is over 102 Fahrenheit, give them acetaminophen or ibuprofen, explains Mayo Clinic. Ensure that you read the label carefully for the co... More »

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A fever is defined as any body temperature that is above the normal temperature of 98.6 F , or 37 C. The reading for adults is not considered significant until it goes over 100.4 F, or 38 C, according to MedicineNet. More »

A normal body temperature when measured orally is around 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit or 37 degrees Celsius, according to WebMD. It is normal for body temperature to fluctuate as much as one degree above or below 98.6 degrees... More »