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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Observe: If you are otherwise healthy, please check your temperature and stay at home for 2 weeks. If you develop fever, cough or shortness of breath, schedule ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
40 years experience General Practice
Yes: You should immediately go to a medical clinic for an exam where you should be checked for Coronavirus & other possible illnesses. I wish you well ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: I understand that only one COVID criteria is required to get testing in ZA - so yes, encourage testing.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Using this site: You get the most from this site when you provide detailed information about a health issue followed by a clear related question. Room for a response i ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Letourneau
21 years experience 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 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Letourneau
21 years experience 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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Clifford
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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
49 years experience 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 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
30 years experience Family Medicine
Hormone problems: An underactive thyroid is the most common and easily treatable cause. Other hormones can affect temperature as well. Women generally have a higher b ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lang
52 years experience Endocrinology
May be hypothyroid: If you are not very ill, which can lead to a low temperature, and the temp is below 97. 6, you may be hypothyroid. Remember, 98.6 is average, normal c ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: Its worth having your doctor take a look just to be safe.
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