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effects of high temperature on the human body

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Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience Cardiology
No real impact: If otherwise genetically normal, no real clinical issues.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Why do you ask?: Average body temperature in health covers a range. Many people's temperature runs well below the traditional 37.0. Don't trouble yourself over this or ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lester Thompson
32 years experience Pathology
95-96: As long as it is not a rapid drop, you can live with a lower body temperature that 98.6 and be just fine. It is like heart rate and breathing. My norm ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Not advisable: because danger in sharp point, but yes
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: Many feel that fever is beneficial, although unproven. Fevers of 105 and above have the potential to damage brain tissue, or can compromise the cardi ... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Untreated HIV: An untreated HIV infected human will have HIV in all body cells and fluids. But that is very obvious. What are you really asking?
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Hemorrhagic fever: Good question. Filoviruses are a group of viruses, some of them can cause hemorrhagic fever in primates and humans, examples are the genus Ebolavirus ... Read More
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Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience Psychiatry
Which sedative?: Sedative is a very generic term. There are many different medications that cause sedation in different ways. The primary use of a sedative is to help ... Read More
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Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Stimulant: Increases alertness, feel energetic, drive sleep away....

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