Low Body Temperature

Low body temperature means: In an adult or older child, 95°F (35°C) or lower. In a baby, 97°F (36.1°C) or lower. Rectal temperatures are the most accurate.

Low Body Temperature

Low Body Temperature

Low body temperature means:

  • In an adult or older child,95°F (35°C) or lower.
  • In a baby,97°F (36.1°C) or lower. Rectal temperatures are the most accurate.

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Current as ofJune 26, 2019

Author: Healthwise Staff
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine

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