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Do you get a cough with hay fevor?

Do you get a cough with hay fevor?

Yes: Those are the symptoms of hay fever. Symptoms include: itchy nose, mouth, eyes, throat, skin, or any area, problems with smell , runny nose, sneezing, tearing eyes, stuffy nose , clogged ears and decreased sense of smell, sore throat, dark circles under the eyes, puffiness under the eyes, fatigue and irritability, headache. ...Read more

Allergy (Definition)

An allergy is an exagerated immune responce to a typically benign trigger. You can have allergic responces to many things like pollens, animal dander, foods, medications, among other things. Symptoms may be bothersome, but benign, or can be fatal. Not all reactions to exposures are allergies and if you think you may be allergic , i recommend being evaluated by ...Read more


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Can you get a fever with scabies?

Can you get a fever with scabies?

Fever: Scabies is an itchy, contagious skin condition caused by infestation by the mite sarcoptes scabiei. Direct skin-to-skin contact is the mode of transmission, but fever is not a common manifestation. Secondary skin infections (cellulitis) may occur from scratching and this can produce fever. Since this is often sexually transmitted, might think about stds gotten simultaneously. ...Read more

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How do you get a rash with tonsillitis?

How do you get a rash with tonsillitis?

Several ways: Tonsillitis is inflammation (redness, swelling, pain) and/or infection of the tonsils, which can be due to viruses, bacteria, or other germs. Antibiotics to treat tonsil infections sometimes cause rashes. Viruses can cause rashes by themselves or in combination with antibiotic usage. Strep throat causes strep scarlet fever, a well-known rash that feels rough and looks like many tiny reddish dots. ...Read more

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Do you always have a fever with meningitis?

Do you always have a fever with meningitis?

Meningitis: While it is very uncommon not to have a fever with meningitis it can happen though rare. ...Read more

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If you have hey fevor allergies, how can you avoid sneezing in a meeting?

If you have hey fevor allergies, how can you avoid sneezing in a meeting?

Medication: A very common symptom of allergic rhinitis (hay fever) is sneezing. Typically an antihistamine can prevent and treat sneezing. The new generation antihistamines such as claritin, allegra, zyrtec, xyzal, (levocetirizine) and Clarinex can minimize sneezing without causing significant sedation. ...Read more

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Do i need to see someone if a fever with no other symptoms?

Do i need to see someone if a fever with no other symptoms?

Depends: I would monitor and see how high it goes, drink a lot of fluids and try to avoid too much activity. If it gets high...Above 101 continuously i would likely go see your physician, but really there is not much they can do or will do for a low grade fever except treat symptoms with otc pain meds, rest, and fluids. ...Read more

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Do you have to have a cough or nasel congestion to have a URI?

Do you have to have a cough or nasel congestion to have a URI?

Not necessarily: Cough and nasal congestion are two symptoms on a list of symptoms that can occur with an upper respiratory tract infection. You can have a sore throat, nasal congestion or discharge, sinus fullness or pressure, ear pain, cough, fever, and chills. ...Read more

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How can you tell if you have a cold, a sinus infection or allergies?

How can you tell if you have a cold, a sinus infection or allergies?

Not easy: A cold is a runny nose and is caused by a rhino-virus. Occasionally chills and fever accompany this. Allergy may present with a runny nose, but is frequently accompanied by watery, itchy eyes and frequent sneezing. Sinusitis, is a more serious infection which can be caused by both a cold and allergy but is usually associated with pain and pressure in the face, headache and purulent nasal mucus. ...Read more

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Do you have to have a stuffy or runny nose to have a sinus infection?

Do you have to have a stuffy or runny nose to have a sinus infection?

Not necessarily: The symptoms of a sinus infection often involve a post nasal drip as opposed to a runny nose. The nasal passages can actually be relatively clear if the sinuses are totally blocked and then there will often be a headache or facial pain and tenderness. The drainage will often be worse upon lying down and can trigger a cough. ...Read more

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Do you think I should see a doctor if I have a soar throat with no symptoms of strep throat?

Do you think I should see a doctor if I have a soar throat with no symptoms of strep throat?

Strep throat sxs: Sxs of strep throat can include: pain of throat; large, red tonsils with white exudates; small red dots on roof of the mouth; swollen lymph nodes on neck; fever, headache, rash, difficulty swallowing, fatigue or rash. If you just have a mild sore throat with none of the above - it is more likely that you have a viral infection & may not need a med eval. ...Read more

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Do you always get a rash with sciatica?

Do you always get a rash with sciatica?

Sciatica or shingles: A rash is not one of the normal symptoms of sciatica. Something else to consider would be shingles, especially if the rash is in the same distribution as your pain. See your doc! ...Read more

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How can you tell if you have allergies or a cold?

How can you tell if you have allergies or a cold?

Itchy eyes: It can be difficult to tell the difference between a cold and allergies since they share many of the same symptoms (nasal obstruction, nasal drainage, post nasal drainage) but colds usually do not have itchy nose, eyes, and throat and allergies aren't accompanied by fevers. ...Read more

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How to tell if I have a cold or hay fever?

How to tell if I have a cold or hay fever?

Treatment: Time. Allergies should get better with treatment. You need a stepped approach to treatment. Eliminate the allergen, go on loratidine or cetrizine, talk to your eye doctor. ...Read more

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Do i need a fever and vomiting to have strep throat?

Do i need a fever and vomiting to have strep throat?

No: No. Sxs of strep throat can include: pain of throat; large, red tonsils with white exudates; small red dots on roof of the mouth; swollen lymph nodes on neck; fever, headache, rash, difficulty swallowing, fatigue or rash. ...Read more

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I have allergies or a sinus infection, what do you recommend?

I have allergies or a sinus infection, what do you recommend?

Sinusitis: Most sinus infections are viral and should be treated with over the counter decongestants and sinus rinses. If you have sinus pressure, thick nasal discharge, +/- fever for longer than 10 days, I recommend seeing a healthcare provider. If your resistance is low or you have recurrent sinus infections, you may have contracted a bacterial infection as well requiring antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can you have the flue with out a fever?

Can you have the flue with out a fever?

Influenza: There are very few symptoms of particular diseases that occur 100% of the time. Not every patient with influenza develops fever. ...Read more

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What would you do to get rid of a cough and stuffy nose?

What would you do to get rid of a cough and stuffy nose?

Cough: You have to identify the cause if possible. There are numerous infectious and non-infecious causes. Your doctor should be able to help sort it out and make some recommendations. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

Fever = elevated body temperature (can be ...Read more