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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
See an ID doctor: There are multiple possible explanations for this and the people who are trained to be clinical detectives are the infectious diseases experts. This ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
30 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: The changes in hormones that happen after childbirth can often result in night sweats and hot flashes.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frederick Singer
58 years experience Endocrinology
Estrogen?: If you have estrogen deficiency as a cause of the symptoms, estrogen replacement is the best treatment.
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
24 years experience Pediatrics
Night sweats: Night sweats are repeated episodes of extreme perspiration that may soak your nightclothes or bedding and are related to an underlying medical conditi ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Cause: Figure out the cause: tuberculosis, lymphoma, infections etc. Get checked out.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
43 years experience Family Medicine
Many causes: Depending on your age, sex and health, many things come to mind. Hot flashes of menopause can do this. If not the case, undiagnosed cancers, tb, thy ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lucia Zamorano
41 years experience Neurosurgery
It is not uncommon: It is not uncommon specially with your condition. If symptoms persist it would be good to consult an specialist . In the mean time you should rest fr ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need more info: Have you lost weight? If you have not lost weight, the sweating while inconvenient is not likely to be serious. Try sleeping with fewer covers.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charlene McEvoy
35 years experience Pulmonology
See your doctor: Night sweats can be experience by people with sleep apnea, chronic infections, metabolic problems and malignancies. Women experience nightsweats/hot f ... Read More
A 2-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Night sweats: After a month I would suggest a physical exam and if no illness or other problem then he is probably too warm even though he doesn't seem like it

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