7 years old boy came with high grade fever of 103.having delirium.causes?

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fever since how many days . any associated signs n symptoms . except delirium . its febrile delirium . it can happen in high grade fever . use diclofenac im to bring down fever n tepid sponging . cbc crp mp smear serum electrolytes n urine r/e n c/s .

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103 F , it self cause delirium, first Evaluation of fever,/Glassow Coma Scale assess,... Then reduce fever by tepid sponge, PCT, Adv.tests ...CBC, Dengue,ROT,Covid-19 PCR,Urinalysis,& Rx according to reports

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It may be Febrile seizure , other infective focus should rule out like meningitis,melaria etc

Mam , please check if the delirium exist in afebrile stat as well . Rule out foci of infection . Send Haemogram , crp , Dengue NS1, Urine r/m .

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No signs of meningitis..what could be the cause

Please rule out malaria, hepatitis also may cause delirium..
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