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what is shortness of breath and fever

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Dr. Mark Avdalovic
24 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Depends: It depends why you have it. If your symptoms are from a chronic disease like COPD and heart failure the symptoms may not go away quickly. If these sym ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Limited experience: It sounds uncommon, but given the fact that many patients are essentially asymptomatic, would not be impossible. This is where history of possible exp ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly: COVID 19 may be asymptomatic in one person, present with 1 symptom in another or present with many symptoms. There is no particular order that sympto ... Read More
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Get checked : Many diseases are possible including viruses such as influenza to a sinus infection to the more serious pneumonia. Please see a doctor urgently for e ... Read More
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
The above: Symptoms require urgent or Emergency evaluation. Good luck
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Eval: The list of possible causes would be very extensive. If you are concerned, rather than guessing, it would be prudent to schedule an appointment with ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Triage: Your son may have pneumonia and/or COVID 19 infection, please proceed to the Emergency Room for evaluation. If he is otherwise playful and active, enc ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Shen
30 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Viral pneumonia?: Glandular fever (infectious mononucleosis) acts like flu. The virus can infect your lungs causing inflammation and breathing problems. It also can aff ... Read More
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Several: It could be flu, pneumonia, bronchitis, cold weather etc.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Fever, how high?: Since viral infections often trigger an exacerbation in patients with asthma & fever is associated with viral infections it's common to have fever wit ... Read More
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Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Cough: A 3 week cough is a long time. If you are SOB, it may be asthma. Coughing spasms occur with pertussis or whooping cough. See your doctor for an exam t ... Read More
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Dr. Mark stephen Black
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Self isolate 14 days: You should self isolate for 14 days from the onset of your symptoms . As long as your symptoms have resolved, after the 14 days you can regard yoursel ... Read More

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