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Liver Transplant: When to Call Your Child's Doctor

Call a liver transplant coordinator at Cincinnati Children's or your primary care doctor right away if your child has any of these symptoms:

  • Temperature greater than 100.5° Fahrenheit (38° Celsius) under the arm or by mouth
  • Systolic or diastolic blood pressure greater than the level your physician told you it should be on two consecutive measurements
  • Shortness of breath
  • Active chickenpox lesions or shingles
  • Unusual irritability with sleepiness
  • Seizure activity
  • Any urgent changes in your child's condition
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Last Updated: 12/2013