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Period is 8 days late. Feeling feverish with chills and shivering then feeling hot. But low body temp 97.6. Experiencing night sweats. Pregnancy?

Period is 8 days late. Feeling feverish with chills and shivering then feeling hot. But low body temp 97.6. Experiencing night sweats. Pregnancy?

Infection: You should see your doctor. Fever/chills are symptoms of infection and you should have a full exam. If your period is late a pregnancy test is absolutely indicated if if is possible you're pregnant. A physician needs to know your full medical history, medications, allergies and examine you to determine what is going on. Expect history/exam+ tests. Temperature may be incorrect. Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. Warren Foster
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Are fever and nasue symptoms of pregnancy?

Are fever and nasue symptoms of pregnancy?

Normally a fever: Is not seen with a healthy pregnancy. Nausea can occur but is not diagnostic. Take a home pregnancy test if your period is late. ...Read more

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Is it a sign that you have fever in pregnancy?

Is it a sign that you have fever in pregnancy?

I would not consider: Having a fever a sign that you are pregnant. Take a home pregnancy test if you miss your period. ...Read more

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Coughing flem and fever sign of pregnancy?

Coughing flem and fever sign of pregnancy?

Productive cough ;: Fever are more likely to be signs of a respiratory illness. Classic pregnancy
sxs begin when period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). Sx’s can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of period; ^ frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings ; aversions; passing gas; enlarging waist line ; ^ white, milky vaginal discharge. ...Read more

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Body aches low fever can be signs of early pregnancy?

Body aches low fever can be signs of early pregnancy?

Not typical: If you think you might be pregnant then you absolutely must check a pregnancy test. These are not typical symptoms of pregnancy. Typical symptoms would include:
1. Delayed period
2. Breast tenderness
3. Nausea

i hope that this helps! ...Read more

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Is it normal in early pregnancy to experience a low grade fever?

Fever and pregnancy: It is never "normal" to have an elevated temperature, and certainly not in pregnancy. Low grade is defined as 100 degrees or a little less, and may be due to a urinary tract infection, so it is best to investigate: see your healthcare provider to be certain, and do not delay. ...Read more

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Is fever dangerous during pregnancy?

Is fever dangerous during pregnancy?

Yes: The source of the fever always needs to be identified. If present, call your OB md. ...Read more

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Fever of 100 a sign of ovulation or pregnancy?

Neither: It's not a reliable sign of either one; normal human body temperatures go up to about 100.5. ...Read more

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Is fever & headache associated with pregnancy?

Is fever & headache associated with pregnancy?

Not usually: Headaches can occur for various reasons as well as fevers, but they usually have a cause other than the pregnancy. ...Read more

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What complications could result if pregnancy after having rheumatic fever?

What complications could result if pregnancy after having rheumatic fever?

Rheumatic fever: Rheumatic fever itself is not a problem prior to pregnancy unless you develop rheumatic heart disease. Rheumatic heart disease is the most severe sequela of acute rheumatic fever. It usually occurs 10 to 20 years after the original illness. It can affect the heart valves most commonly causing mitral stenosis. Mitral stenosis can complicate a pregnancy. ...Read more

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I am a 25 year old woman and would like know is fever a sign of pregnancy?

I am a 25 year old woman and would like know is fever a sign of pregnancy?

NO: While your basal body temperature may be slightly above your normal, it is usually within normal ranges. ...Read more

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I'm currently on medications because of fever. Is it okay to take a pregnancy test?

I'm currently on medications because of fever. Is it okay to take a pregnancy test?

Yes: Medications for fever relief (antipyretics), like acetaminophen, ibuprofen, or naproxen, do not interfere with home urine pregnancy test results. ...Read more

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Is general malaise a typical symptom of pregnancy? I'm 6 weeks and have felt like I'm coming down with something. Achy all over but no fever...

Is general malaise a typical symptom of pregnancy? I'm 6 weeks and have felt like I'm coming down with something. Achy all over but no fever...

Well...: You might just be coming down with something, that happens to pregnant women too. Many pregnant women express fatigue/ sleepiness, low energy in the first trimester - but you can still get sick for all the usual reasons too. Good wishes. ...Read more

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I had 104 fever for a few hour during the 4th week of my pregnancy. Now I'm in my 18th week of pregnancy. I'm worried that has my fever caused harm to my baby?

I had 104 fever for a few hour during the 4th week of my pregnancy. Now I'm in my 18th week of pregnancy. I'm worried that has my fever caused harm to my baby?

Most likely not: I know the media are full of the danish study that pregnant women who reported having the 'flu had twice as many children with autism; women who reported having fever for > a week had 3x as many, & women who required antibiotics had a slight increase.. However, these were self-reports by phone. While it's worth getting a flu shot, no harm was done by short-term illnesses. See www. Aap. Org. ...Read more

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Is a low grade fever a sign of pregnancy?

Is a low grade fever a sign of pregnancy?

A low grade temp can: Be just about anything, including an early pregnancy. ...Read more

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Familial mediterranean fever: is getting pregnancy ok?

Familial mediterranean fever: is getting pregnancy ok?

Yes: Because fmf is a relatively rare condition there are few studies of large numbers to answer this really well. Colchicine is used for symptom control in fmf. Data suggest now real difference in pregnancy outcome in treated vs untreated groups, but treatment helps with symptoms. Genetic testing for offspring is recommended. Increased infertility rates and miscarriages (~25%) with this disease. ...Read more

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Is flu fever and continious urination signs of pregnancy?

Is flu fever and continious urination signs of pregnancy?

No: Urinary frequency and fever may indicate a UTI. Pls see ur doctor to check urine and also do pregnancy test if you think you may be pregnant. ...Read more

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Familial mediterranean fever. Should I be getting pregnancy?

Familial mediterranean fever. Should I be getting pregnancy?

Fever: Familial mediateranean fever may result in infertility, abortion and medications taken for familila mediterranean fever may have side effects on fetus therefore it is important to go the physician and discuss with your physician. ...Read more

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Is a fever or higher body temperature a early pregnancy symptom?

No: Fever (defined as 100.4 f) or any elevated temperature is not a reliable predictor of pregnancy before a missed period or a positive pregnancy test. Later in pregnancy Progesterone may have a very slight thermiogenic effect (raising temperature) but this is not helpful before the next missed period. ...Read more

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Is low grade fever after implantation a sign of early pregnancy?

Is low grade fever after implantation a sign of early pregnancy?

No: Basal body temperature is not at all a good indicator of successful or unsuccessful conception and/or implantation. If you think you may be pregnant, use a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Does taking panadol (acetaminophen) in fever in early pregnancy is al-right?

Does taking panadol (acetaminophen) in fever in early pregnancy is al-right?

Yes, generally: Panadol/acetaminophen is generally considered safe in pregnancy. Like even the safest medications, side effects and adverse effects can occur with this product. It should only be used when absolutely needed and then only according to the label directions. If your fever persists, see your doctor. Take Care ...Read more

Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

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