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A 27-year-old male asked:

I have sore, like a bruise, eyes, ear ache, swollen neck glands, headache and upper chest pain, what could it be? no cough or sore throat as yet. ta.

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Dr. Umesh Patel
Preventive Medicine 43 years experience
Viral syndrome: Non-specific symptoms of generalized aching, headache, irritability, enlarged lymph glands may be for may be from a viral infection. Fever and other symptoms may develop later or not at all. Hydration, rest and otcs such as aspirin, non-steroidals, (nsaids) and Acetaminophen taken in doses not exceeding the stated daily maximums, usually help alleviate the symptoms.
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