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Can you use ear thermometer with grommets?

(4 Posts)
janpa Fri 14-Jan-11 16:47:46

DD's nursery won't take her temperature until I find out if they can use an ear thermometer on her as she has grommets. It would never have occurred to me that you wouldn't be able to, but now I have now idea! confused Can anyone help? Obv I could ask the doctor or a pharmacist, but thought you clever lot would know!

mummygogo Fri 14-Jan-11 19:32:22

Never even thought about it but I did for my DS repeatedly when he had them and they never fell into his brain or anything and he can still hear so all seems to be well!!

ednurse Fri 14-Jan-11 19:37:32

Yes thats fine.

janpa Fri 14-Jan-11 20:00:55

Thanks, I knew someone would know!

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