Doctor insights on:
Does Lupus Cause Night Sweats
My husband has three ulcers and night sweats are they related and what causes the ulcers to prevent them....?
Ulcers & night sweat: I assume you mean he has 3 ulcers in his stomach. Peptic ulcers are now known to be caused by a germ called h pylori, which should be treated with at least 2 antibiotics and omeprazole. Night sweats are not usually a symptom of peptic ulcer, but can be a symptom in anyone who is very uncomfortable. Ulcers tend to hurt the most at night because there is nothing to buffer the normal acid. ...Read more
Night sweats may be a sign of an overactive thyroid, vitamin d deficiency, or a more serious problem like hodgkin's disease. The most common cause is probably just a heavy mattress and a warm room. The result is the same: waking up overheated and sweaty. Some people have a problem with sweating not just at night. ...Read more
I have tested positive 3 × for lupus.I feel fatiuge in spurts and night sweats are bad.Do I have lupus? Do you think i need to start meds?Ty
Yes: Need to see a rheumatologist, may need further treatment for the SLE ...Read more
Pain in upper right back, inside rib cage. Gallbladder removed in 2010-dirreah, weight loss, night sweats. Enzymes over 810-neg for hep, lupus, wilson?
? retained stone: There are a number of tests, ultrasound, mrcp that you could have to rule out a retained or new primary gallstone in your bile ducts. If these are clear an ERCP may help. If it is not a stone then review your meds. Many things can affect the liver: tylenol, alcohol, cholesterol meds, etc. If nothing is found they may want to image your liver. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Night sweats. Butterfly rash. (Not lupus) non productive cough for over a year. Throw up after just a few drinks of alcohol(unusual)shortness breath ?
Problem over a year?: Go see a good doc!! You have a chronic problem which hasn't been addressed. Think post-nasal drip. Good luck! ...Read more
I've been having a fever (99.7-100.9) every night for 4 months, I've been on Humira over a year for Crohn's, in complete remission. Negative to Lupus or RA. The only other symptom I have is night sweats, and fatigue and back pain.
CROHNS ON HUMIRA: That is good news the CROHNS is in remission. I would recommend an exam and retesting of labs. Recheck autoimmune panel/Thyroid screen/sarcoidosis screen/Immunoglobulin levels. HUMIRA can sometimes weaken the immune system and cause diseases to reactivate(TB/Fungal Infection ). Discuss tapering HUMIRA , it rarely has been linked to Lymphoma. If SX. Persist CT OF CHEST/ABD/PELVIS IS WARRANTED. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Intermittent armpit & groin pain (increasing in intensity), fatigue, night sweats, nausea. Could this be part of my lupus? Haven't had this before.
Possible: Lupus can present itself in so many ways, one probably needs to consider it guilty until proven otherwise. I would recommend that you call your rheumatologist ASAP. ...Read more
Many causes: Sweating at night that soaks the sheets is often not related to a problem, but can be from -too many blankets! -menopause -antidepressant medications -stroke, certain neurologic problems -overactive thyroid -low blood sugar (too much diabetic medication) -infections, eg: tb, bone infections, hiv, brucellosis, ... -leukemia or lymphoma -carcinoid -myelofibrosis -pheochromocytosis -many other causes. ...Read more
Sleep hyperhidrosis, more commonly known as the night sweats, is the occurrence of excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) during sleep. The sufferer may or may not also suffer from excessive perspiration while awake. Sleep hyperhidrosis may occur at any age, but is most commonly ...Read more
Lupus erythematosus is a name given to a collection of autoimmune diseases, in which the human immune system becomes hyperactive and attacks normal, healthy tissues.Symptoms of these diseases can affect many different body systems, including joints, skin, kidneys, blood ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Why does lung cancer cause night sweats?
- Does herpes cause night sweats?
- Why does cancer cause night sweats?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Does stress cause night sweats?
- Does anxiety cause night sweats?
- Does cymbalta cause night sweats?
- Does loestrin 24 cause night sweats?
- Talk to a rheumatologist online for free