A 38-year-old male asked:
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What diagnosis for fever for 17 day without any symptoms.CRP -ve, ESR 22&56 .WBCs 3500, neutrophl 1000, lymphocytosis.LDH 468 no thrombocytopenia?

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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Asked and answered: You have a fever of undetermined origin (FUO). The lab data you provided is not sufficient to warrant even a guess as to what may be going on. You need to see a doctor and have this fully evaluated, and the longer you try doing this on your own the worse it may get. Good luck.
Answered on Jun 4, 2014

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