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A 44-year-old member asked:

Gallbladder problems cause night sweats?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
No not really: Unless there is fever, there are no night sweats. Gall bladder problems are rarely subtle, they cause severe pain if there are stones. Or there is the gall bladder attack called cholecystitis which is an emergency when it happens as it will make you very sick.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

What causes night sweats?

4 doctor answers8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Nassir Azimi
Interventional Cardiology 23 years experience
Many different: Night swea ts can be symptoms of many different illnesses. They should be exoplored by seeing a doctor and having a thorough history, exam and some labs.
A 39-year-old member asked:

What are some possible causes of night sweats?

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Dr. Danny Westmoreland
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Thyroid: There are a large number of things that can cause night sweats. The vast majority of them can be diagnosed or ruled out with simple blood tests.
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A 19-year-old female asked:

Why does POCS cause night sweats?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Kevin Rosenberg
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Hormones: With PCOS, disorders of the sweat gland is common. It can come because your body is making either too testosterone, have an alteration in your hormone ratios, your skin can have an exaggerated response to even to a normal level of testosterone. Other sweat gland problems, more serious than sweating, can include acne and inflammation of the specialized sweat glands in your arm pit and groin.
A 42-year-old member asked:

What causes excessive night sweats?

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Dr. Raffia Qutab
Family Medicine 14 years experience
Sick, poor health: You should have your full physical with all the blood work to make sure there is no underlying health issue causing this.

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