Consultant Physician, Rheumatologist
Internal Medicine Specialist, Consultant Physician
M.B.B.S., MRCGP (UK)
M.B.B.S, F.C.P.S (Gastroenterologist)
General Physician, Family Physician
Cardiologist, Interventional Cardiologist
Although a fever could be considered any body temperature above the normal 98.6 F (37 C), medically, a person is not considered to have a significant fever until the temperature is above 100.4 F (38.0 C). Most fever is beneficial, causes no problems, and helps the body fight off infections.