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can you get a fever from constipation

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
You need to see: Your doctor as soon as you can to sort things out for you . You need to be examined thoroughly and get some lab tests done.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor Time: More information is needed here. For example, how high is the fever? What medicines has he had? It is questionable whether constipation really is the ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
It shouldn't : Please have the child seen.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
No: No. Constipation will not cause these symptoms. You may have a bowel obstruction causing the fever and vomiting. You need to be evaluated asap.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Wilk
51 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Sounds like a cold: A cold or maybe the flu ... Tylenol for fever and headache, a laxative for the constipation ... If your fever is over 101, do see a doctor tomorrow. ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Appendicitis : It could be appendicitis. You should see your doctor ,have an exam and differential diagnosis. Good Luck
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Give him tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin for the fever, and some milk-of-magnesia to help with the constipation. If that is not working he needs to ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See her doctor: Fever in an inconsolable infant needs medical attention, see her doctor soon, good luck
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Faiz Shakir
14 years experience Gastroenterology
See doc: Best to see a doc and get a good physical exam and see if you need any imaging of your abdomen to evaluate this. It may be an umbilical hernia or lipo ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Shiller
25 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Could be: Pain the left side of the belly can certainly be caused by constipation. You don't need to have diverticulitis to have that pain. A temp of 99.9 isn ... Read More
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