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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Letourneau
20 years experience in Critical Care
Many: Low body temperature may be due to exposure to cold conditions, infections that lead to sepsis, use of alcohol or other drugs in the setting of cold c ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Letourneau
20 years experience in Critical Care
It depends: Acute drops in body temperature can be a sign of an acute illness or injury and you should be seen by a health care provider right away. If this is a ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Clifford
42 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Hypothermia: Low body temperature can be environmental due to exposure, particularly wet cold conditions. Hypothyroidism is the most common metabolic condition ass ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
How low?: A temperature slightly, up to 1 degree F, lower than the "normal" is okay if you have no symptoms. You may consult this site for more information on t ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably Not: Usually when you ovulate your basal body temp rises. After ovulation Progesterone is increased which would cause a rise in temp.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience in Addiction Medicine
97: The normal temperature is 98.6 degrees. When a composite of people are examined it is found that temperature can rise or decrease about 1.5 degrees de ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience in Internal Medicine
See doctor...: It sounds like you have an infection of some sort. See your doctor to get diagnosed and treated. If you have shortness of breath, go to the er asap. P ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Nemiro
44 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Ok: Although I am not a big fan of basal body temperature charts, you are using them, than typically, the temp drops prior to ovulation and than peaks app ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ruth Spector
34 years experience in Critical Care
Variety: Hypothermia or low body temperature can be caused by endocrine disorders, most commonly hypothyroid , infection or exposure to prolonged elements. Th ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience in Psychiatry
It seems U R having : Upper respiratory infection , see your PCP for evaluation and treatment.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Hfmd: Hfmd is usually present with a fever although it also present with low ir normal fever.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience in Hospital-based practice
Sweating & inflammat: Both high body temp (fever) as well as low (hypothermia) are immune responses to an infection. IL-1, a key protein, causes sweating & a rise in bo ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
No: No it does not.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
See below: Hypothermia, broken thermometers, poor measuring technique and hypothyroidism. Normal body temp really is about 98.2 although 98.6 is the "standard." ... Read More
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Yes, can do: The common cause of high body temperature is fever, generated by the body as part of the immune response to infection. Cold water can be used to help ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Basal body temp: After ovulation, your core body temperature actually increases about a degree. This stays elevated and then comes back down during your period. This ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nancy Durso
37 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Basal temperature: Your temperature is not lower at ovulation it is your baseline temperature. After ovulation you have an increase in temperature by about 1/2 to 1 deg ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Rosner
Specializes in Rheumatology
No (not directly): If a person become seriously infected (septic) while on an immunospressant they can have a low body temperature. Drugs that directly cause low body te ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raghuraman Vidhun
13 years experience in Cardiology
Infection: Sounds like you have Flu... Please see your primary doc
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Core Body Temp: Mbt = 0.64. Tcore + 0.36. Tskin.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sanjay Agarwal
25 years experience in Pulmonology
No: It is well within the normal parameters from 97-99.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tharesh Udupa
21 years experience in Podiatry
Not necessarily: Toes have a tendency to be colder since they are the furthest from the heart and do not have a lot of covering to protect from heat loss.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Hormones: Hormonal surges with ovulation can cause a mild spike in your body temp.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
No: No it will not.

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