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what is recurring fever

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Many: Tick borne relapsing fever and louse borne relapsing fever are caused by spirochetes, a type of bacteria. There are many other causes of recurring fe ... Read More
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Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
See below: Besides infections, autoimmune diseases as well as malignancy can present with fever.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
FUO!: Fever of unknown origin is one of the most fascinating diagnostic puzzles, and the most satisfying, if the cause is indentified. Some are infectious, ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Depends: Tick borne relapsing fever and louse borne relapsing fever are caused by spirochetes, a type of bacteria. There are many other causes of recurring fe ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Recurring fever: Recurring fever = repetitive increased body temperature.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Need more info: What other symptoms does the child have, how old is the child, how high the fever, is it really fever, etc.? If this keeps up, have your family docto ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes.: Fever commonly accompanies and outbreak of herpes, but remember too that the fever, caused perhaps by another illness, depresses your immune system, w ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Fever recurring: Unexplained recurring fever should always be investigated to rule out significant disease. Call your doctor to report this.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
See below: For u s spiders, this is unlikely unless a secondary infection occurs and is not treated adequately. If this is going on, see your doctor.
A female asked:
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
32 years experience Rheumatology
Medical attention: Since the symptoms are reoccurring it is doubtful you have an infection. The fevers are concerning for an inflammatory condition needs to be evaluated ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
48 years experience Internal Medicine
See your PCP: Multiple causes infections and neoplasms can cause fever and pain .Get checked.
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