A 34-year-old male asked:
Disclaimer

my hus. has been sick running fever 4 about 3days he says he will lay down feeling normal and within mins he will start pouring sweat?? what's wrong?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Derek Farley
23 years experience Urgent Care
Get evaluated: It would be best evaluated by physical exam. Have a doctor or mid level provider examine you. That being said, it could be flu or pneumonia, just to mention a few causes of fever.
Answered on May 16, 2015

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Symptoms: You have symptoms of a flu like illness. Sit in a warm bath for starters to reduce your shivering and body ache. Try defizzed ginger ale or seven up ... Read More
1
1 thank
A female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
See your doctor: You deserve a thorough history and physical exam. Could be your obstetrician or your family doctor. Best of luck with the new baby.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
18 years experience Urgent Care
Fever/Unknown Origin: 48 year old lady with Fever of Unknown Origin for 3-4 months. Have you reached menopause yet? Menopause is a cause of fever of unknown origin in a wom ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Good idea: I hear this from many patients after a variety of abdominal operations under general anesthesia. Seems to be self limiting, and may be due to the anes ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month