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My body temperature rises very high for no apparent reason. I has only happened twice about 8 weeks apart?

My body temperature rises very high for no apparent reason. I has only happened twice about 8 weeks apart?

High temp: Not sure what you mean by "high" but if over 101 f and it occurs again you need to be evaluated for a possible occult (hidden) infectious process. It is preferable to have blood tests (including possible blood cultures) at the time your fever is spiking, so if it happens again, be seen immediately (same day). ...Read more

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What could cause constant high body temperature?

What could cause constant high body temperature?

Many things: see MD: There are many reasons for a high temperature: infection, thyroid problems would be some of the reasons for this. A thorough check up by an md is warranted to help you find the cause. Good luck! ...Read more

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Why does my body temperature get so high when I sleep?

Sleep disorder: Certain sleep disorders can trigger the release of stress hormones (cortisol) which can then cause the production of catecholamines. These can increase heart rate, blood pressure and elevate body temperature...Causing sweating.
Someone trained in sleep medicine can order some tests and provide more information, if desired. ...Read more

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I feel high body temperature when I get up in the morning.

I feel high body temperature when I get up in the morning.

See a doctor: But first document whether or not you actually have fever by taking your temps several different times of day for the next several days and at the same times keep records of any and all associated symptoms you may perceive. Take this with you to your pcp and have them examine and test you further if necessary. Good luck and wish you better. ...Read more

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For adults: What is the normal body temperature range? What is the temp. Of a fever? What is low body temp. Range? What is the high body temp. Range?

For adults: What is the normal body temperature range? What is the temp. Of a fever? What is low body temp. Range? What is the high body temp. Range?

Wide range: There is a wide range of 'normal' temperatures for an adult - from 95 through 100 can be normal. Above 101 is what I would consider a fever that would be related to infection. ...Read more

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Is it bad to have high body temperature during pregnency?

Is it bad to have high body temperature during pregnency?

Yes, but...: You have been waiting a while for an answer, and this is not my specialty, but no a high fever is not good while pregnant. Of course it depends on how high and for how long. I see no reason to put off a visit to an md. ...Read more

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Why do we have a high body temperature while sleeping?

Why do we have a high body temperature while sleeping?

We don't.: Most people don't run a higher temp while sleeping. It's the same as usual, because we are mammals, warm-blooded, and maintain homeostasis. During certain parts of sleep, the body temperature regulation temporarily stops, but those times are pretty short and don't change the overall body temp. Most people sleep a little better when the room temperature is a little cooler than during the day. ...Read more

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Do colds always cause an elevated body temperature?

Do colds always cause an elevated body temperature?

No: Frequently upper respiratory infections "colds" do not have a fever with them. They may have a mild fever but it usually isn't very high or long-lasting. If the cold leads to a sinus infection or bronchitis, there may be more fever or one that lasts longer. ...Read more

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What can cause hot flushing / elevated body temperature?

What can cause hot flushing / elevated body temperature?

Hormone. Fever: There are several cause for hot flushing. Most common causes are fever, hormonal imbalance, endocrine gland tumor. ...Read more

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What could be the reasons for a week long elevated body temperature?

What could be the reasons for a week long elevated body temperature?

Many things: This could be dozens of different causes, including infections, non-infectious inflammatory states, tumors, reactions to medication, allergies, etc. If this keeps up please go see a doctor and have a diagnosis established. ...Read more

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What's the effect of elevated body temperature on the internal organs?

What's the effect of elevated body temperature on the internal organs?

Depends, but: All organs do their best within a normal range of body temperature. Every organ may react differently, but a fever makes the physiology of organ function reduced, perhaps by a little, perhaps by a significant amount. See your md. ...Read more

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High body temperature in the summer. What antiperspirant is best?

High body temperature in the summer. What antiperspirant is best?

There is not one: I believe your body needs to perspire, using a product that limits that is acting against a natural process. If concerned about odor, use a deodorant. ...Read more

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I am having high body temperature and unusual pain on my stomach region?

I am having high body temperature and unusual pain on my stomach region?

See a doctor ASAP: This sounds potentially quite serious and without further info and the ability to examine you and order tests there is no way in which to diagnose this over the internet. Go see somebody before this gets more severe. Good luck. ...Read more

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M/29 Since 6 days I'm facing a constant elevated body temperature of 99.5 °F, no symptoms. Any ideas? Dangerous?

M/29 Since 6 days I'm facing a constant elevated body temperature of 99.5 °F, no symptoms. Any ideas? Dangerous?

Fever in Adults: It's time to get an examination by your primary care physician. Although low grade, fever can be a sign of worsening symptoms. Can also be associated with a viral or bacterial mediated illness. Nothing to ignore with the duration that you've given. ...Read more

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My skin itches after doing some work or exercise especially when my body temperature is high. The rash would last for about 1 or 2 hours. Pliz help.?

My skin itches after doing some work or exercise especially when my body temperature is high. The rash would last for about 1 or 2 hours. Pliz help.?

Histamine: This is relatively common. Certain immune cells that are located in your skin are releasing histamine in response to heat. The histamine causes the blood vessels in your skin to dilate and get a little leaky, causing the rash and itch. You could try taking a non-drowsy antihistamine at least an hour before exercising. Try to keep as cool as possible. Maybe spray yourself with water periodically. ...Read more

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Is high basal body temperature after period normal?

A temperature: Is a temperature, regardless of what you call it. How high is it? If it's over 100.4 it's probably abnormal; otherwise its normal. ...Read more

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When you have a hot flash from menopause is your body temperature actually high like a fever?

No: Your skin temperature changes from blood vessels in the surface of the skin dilating and pushing more warm blood to the surface. Your core body temperature does not increase like a fever. ...Read more

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When you keep to much ATP in your body your body temperature rises high could that be a reason for flu and the medication counteracts it?

When you keep to much ATP in your body your body temperature rises high could that be a reason for flu and the medication counteracts it?

No such thing: Interesting ideas, but I suspect you have misunderstood something you learned in school or saw online. There is no such thing as "too much ATP in the body". If there were, it would not cause fever or elevated body temperature, would not increase susceptibility to influenza or any other infection, and would have no effect on medication for flu or anything else. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What is the explanation for a person sufferinn from low body temperature and feeling cold (96.5-96.7f) after having episodes of high grade fever (101f?

Post infection: It is not unusual to have post infection fatigue, clamminess and low body temperature after the febrile period of the infection has resolved. This post viral state can last a week or more. ...Read more

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Cough with shivering at night and high body temperature, sweats?

Cough with shivering at night and high body temperature, sweats?

See doctor...: It sounds like you have an infection of some sort. See your doctor to get diagnosed and treated. If you have shortness of breath, go to the er asap. Possible diagnoses include acute bronchitis, pneumonia or even tb, depending on other symptoms present and the result of tests like lab work, chest x-ray, etc. See your doctor asap! ...Read more