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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Peltan
28 years experience Ophthalmology
Headache,stiff neck: Any time you have a stiff neck and headache, you need to be seen immediately to rule out meningitis. It may be that you are coming down with a cold or ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Filly
26 years experience Radiology
Se below: Might just be a typical viral infection but anytime that it is accompanied by a stuff neck, you should see doctor because of possibility of meningitis ... Read More
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
See below: May be common cold (viral), influenza (usually w/ fever & body aches), bacterial pharyngitis, sinus infection, or mononucleosis (ebstein-barr virus—us ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Cannot diagnose: Sounds like some type of probably viral illness, but without seeing you and examining you it is impossible to say more. If you feel poorly or this co ... Read More
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Dr. Jonathan Jassey
17 years experience Pediatrics
Hmmmmmmm.....yeah!!!: Get checked out sooner rather than later. Possibly mono, but definitely sounds infectious.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Can be either...: Throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other caus ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
29 years experience Family Medicine
You need to be seen.: The symptoms you describe make me want you to be seen in person. Better safe than sorry. You might have a virus, but it could be more serious. P ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronda Alexander
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Meningitis/Abscess: This is urgent! You have symptoms of serious infection. If you also have fever, this could be an abscess in your neck. The headache and stiffness are ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds a lot: like INFLUENZA (FLU!!!!) Drink lots of fluids, takes Aspirin or Acetominophen for the fever and REST! If symptoms continue or worsen...Call your Prim ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor today: If you have a fever with stiff neck and headache you need to go to Emergency now. If you do not have a fever then see your doctor or an urgent care to ... Read More
A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shalabh Bansal
13 years experience Pediatrics
Sore throat: Sore throat is usually due to a viral infection but also can be caused by bacteria (including strep). Untreated, tonsillitis can progress to an absces ... Read More
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