High temperature and Feeling irritable

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Kawasaki disease

Kawasaki disease is a rare condition that mainly affects children under the age of five.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Skin rash
  • High temperature
  • Swollen glands in neck
  • Feeling irritable
  • Mouth soreness

More information on Kawasaki disease is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Mastoiditis

Mastoiditis is an uncommon bacterial infection of the mastoid bone behind the ear.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Swelling or pain behind ear
  • Ear pain
  • High temperature
  • Feeling irritable
  • Discharge from ear

More information on Mastoiditis is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Measles

Measles is a highly infectious viral illness that can be very unpleasant and sometimes lead to serious complications.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • White spots inside cheeks
  • Skin rash
  • Runny nose
  • Loss of appetite
  • High temperature

More information on Measles is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Urinary tract infection in children

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) in children are fairly common, but not usually serious.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Unusually tired
  • Feeding less than usual
  • High temperature
  • Feeling irritable
  • Cloudy urine

More information on Urinary tract infection in children is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.