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Doctor insights on: Disorders Of Body Temperature Regulation

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Can sle lupus affect body temperature regulation? Ex: hot then 10 min later cold etc.

Can sle lupus affect body temperature regulation? Ex: hot then 10 min later cold etc.

Lupus: Highly unlikely but possible. Lupus sometimes can affect the thermoregulatory areas of your brain but this would generally occur in the context of other symptoms. ...Read more

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Body temperature is how related to thyroid disease?

Body temperature is how related to thyroid disease?

Temp varies l: Overactive metabolism produces more heat, but the body usually adapts. Underactive thyroid can slow metabolism enough to slightly decrease body core temperature. ...Read more

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What does having a 94.5 body temperature mean?

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What does having a 94.5 body temperature mean?

Broken thermometer: More likely to have a broken thermometer or incorrectly used thermometer rather than truly low core temperature as suggested by your reading. Why did you check in the first place? If you're well, probably nothing to worry about. If you're not well, then go see your family doc for true reading, evaluation & treatment. ...Read more

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What is the normal body temperature for a male?

What is the normal body temperature for a male?

Core temperature: Normally is 98.6 degrees f. Or 37 degrees celsius. ...Read more

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What does a body temperature of 95 degrees mean?

What does a body temperature of 95 degrees mean?

Subnormal: Temperature of 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit is considered normal. When the temp goes lower you may have an infection, be dying or could be in need of a new thermometer. More information would be needed to get to a working diagnosis. ...Read more

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94.4 body temperature in a man. What would cause that?

Hypothermia: That is very low for a core body temp. See a health care provider and assure you have your temperature taken professionally, as even oral thermometers can provide false readings. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Why did my body temperature decrease when I exercised?

Why did my body temperature decrease when I exercised?

Normal: Body has an internal thermostat that triesto maintain temperature at 98.6. When you exercise, the body heats up and releases energy through sweating. ...Read more

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What is the highest possible body temperature for a person to have?

What is the highest possible body temperature for a person to have?

Around 107: It appears to be 107 degrees f. At that temperature cells start shutting down and dying, leading of course to eventual body death as organs turn off and are damaged. ...Read more

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Hi. My normal body temperature is always in the 35s rather than the 36s. Should I be concerned?

Hi. My normal body temperature is always in the 35s rather than the 36s. Should I be concerned?

Don't Worry: You should mention it & have your regular md record your baseline temp so that if you have what is considered a "normal" they know that indicates a low-grade fever for you. Normal temps, etc. Are averages and some are a little above or below for their normal but knowing your normal will help your doctors treat you better when you have problems. ...Read more

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Can gluten affect body temperature?

Can gluten affect body temperature?

Usually not.: Assume you're talking gluten enteropathy. Though there are some extra-intestinal manifestations that can be seen, I doubt body temperature would effected. ...Read more

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Why in ovulation increase body temperature?

Hormones: Hormonal surges with ovulation can cause a mild spike in your body temp. ...Read more

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What gland is responsible for body temperature?

It ain't a gland: The hypothalamus is the site of temperature regulation. There are actually two areas of the hypothalamus, almost touching each other, responsible--one for not allowing temperature to go too low & the other not allowing the temperature to go too high. Of course many factors may interfere with this, such as colds & other infections. ...Read more

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Heard about body temperature going up when fertile?

Heard about body temperature going up when fertile?

It does: A bbt (basal body temperature) chart can often tell when the second female hormone Progesterone has been released as it is thermogenic (heat producing) and comes from the corpus luteum (yellow body) of the ovary only after ovulation. ...Read more

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What is the normal body temperature for 1 year old?

Body Temperature: The normal body temperature for a baby is no different than the rest of us. 98.6f (37c) is considered the norm. ...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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Human body temperature. Lower than 37 degrees celsius?

Why do you ask?: Average body temperature in health covers a range. Many people's temperature runs well below the traditional 37.0. Don't trouble yourself over this or go after different studies with different results. Especially, don't take a slightly low body temperature as evidence of illness -- the cult 'wilson's syndrome' diagnosis does this. ...Read more