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What (blood) tests should be done for night sweats thank you. ?

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Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
Child Psychiatry 35 years experience
Other sx?: There are many reasons people can have night sweats and the work up depends on the other accompanying symptoms. Infections, obstructive sleep apnea, hormone imbalances Gastroesophageal reflux and cancer are all common reasons for night sweats-see article https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/296818 See your PCP to begin. Best Wishes
Last updated Feb 27, 2020


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