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Fever High Over 103 5 F
Some one in my family is suffering from fever between. 99 to 103. Once or twice. A day. Also vomiting and rashes on skin when fever. High wbc?
M:33yr, high fever, high BP patient.S.Typhi "to" 1:80, s.Typhi "th" 1:40, s.Paratyphi "ah" 1:20, s.Paratyphi "bh"1:20, method:slide agglutination-typhiod?
Typhoid: A single widal test in an unvaccinated patient showing h and/or o titres greater than or equal to 1:160 and typhoid-like symptoms is strongly suggestive of typhoid fever. It also appears that h titre is more useful than o titre. More false positives are found than false negatives. Under these circumstances, the clinical picture is the decisive factor in making a diagnosis of typhoid. ...Read more
Consult a physician: Because chest pain can be very atypical and present different ways and can present a variety of different illnesses that could potentially be serious i recommend a consultation with a physician. A detailed history and physical examination will have to determine what is the underlying cause of your symptoms. ...Read more
I have lower (center) abdomen pain worsened since 6pm. I have chills, no fever & high BP (normally low) now 155/80. 60 yo healthy female. no urine pai?
Go to ER: Sounds like a perforated viscus. Seek immediate medical care ...Read more
I have been really dizzy/lightheaded for past 7 days, high temps almost fever, high BP on meds, started period yest but lighter than normal?
Could be: Medication side effect or infection. Get checked by your doctor. ...Read more
2 months after fever and weakness typhi dot test is negative while widal test is positive. oral thrush and body aches,No fever. High RBC high wbc.
Suspect other cause: TyphiDOT IgG or IgM is reported to be 100 percent accurate for identifying an acute infection. If the IgM test alone was done, it could be that the test needs to be repeated. If you clinically appear to have typhoid fever your doctor will want to retest or treat. See your doctor, you may have another type of infection ...Read more
Frequent infections (fortnightly fever), high WBC(16.2), normal lymphocytes(2.3), high granulocytes(13.100), high haemoglobin(17.30), normal platelets?
Find the cause of in: You need to have your doctor check you in order to find the cause of Infections. It is not normal to have infections so frequently as you have indicated. In the meantime, get adequate sleep/rest at night and eat healthy foods(more of fruits and veggies and less meats) and find sometime to exercise regularly. That will give you a stronger and healthier Body. ...Read more
What would cause 3-4 days of high fever, high heart rate, upper abdominal discomfort, and swollen retro-peritoneal lymph nodes?
talk to your doctor: I assume you have some types of imaging studies in order to see enlarged retroperitoneal lymph nodes. If that is the case, you need to talk to your doctor who ordered the test. The symptoms you describe need immediate in person medical attention since through this media is not enough. Wish you good health. ...Read more
Went 2 ER for severe flank pain & fever. High WBC &high neutrophils. U.S shows right pyelonephritis of upper pole but urine negative for bacteria, how?
Obstructed?: Obstruction of the upper part of the ureter or within the kidney could do this. e.g. from a kidney stone or papillary necrosis. That is, the infected area is not draining, and so no bacteria or white blood cells in the urine. If so, it's quite serious. Or maybe infection with a bacteria not detected on routine urine culture, but that's very rare. Keep working closely with your doctors. ...Read more
I got a chest cold/bronchitis 10/18, now still with left chest pain, ankle and belly edema, bad leg pain. Low fever. High crp/sed. Doc on vacation ?Er
I use diclofenac sodium supp for my kid every 12 hours when high fever is that ok to be given over five days ?
Voltaren (diclofenac): As a pediatrician I don't recommend Voltarin for children under 12 years of age for fever, it is mostly used to relieve pain from chronic arthritis or acute pain after surgery, you should use acetaminophen or ibuprofen to control fever instead of diclofenac. Good luck ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it possible to have a high fever (101-104.3) for five days and have no other symptoms? That range is as low as it gets with ibuprofen /tylenol.
Unlikely: There is something infectious going on . You need to see a doctor. ...Read more
My five year old has been with high fever of up to 104. Shesuffers from asthma and gets seizures from high fever.She also has a runny nose, is coughing and is vomitingnon-stop. What should I do?
Extremely sore throat for five days, high fever, headache, now I'm coughing up yellow mucus and feel short of breath. What is this?
No: This is the high end of normal. Normal temperatures run from 97 to 99.5 with 98.6 as the middle of the curve. For a 3 month old, the temp that is statistically significant is 102.2 or higher alone. If any breathing problems or signs of dehydration or inconsolability or lethargy, these are more important and get seen asap. ...Read more
What does it mean if your child has very green diaria, he has been sick for the past 5 days with high fever.?
Hi good evening, may i know why my son has a high fever? What can be causes of having it? As of the moment he's at 39.5
My kid 2.5 year have high fever from 5 days. Subsides for some time with meds but comes again. No other significant symptoms. What can it probably be? Help me.
Fever: A high fever depends on who you are talking to and who you are talking about. Most doctors would use a fever of 104 as high, With fevers, especially in regards to febrile seizures, that rate of elevation is more of a concern than the actual number. Typically a fever is defined as 100.4 or higher or two points higher than someone's baseline temperature. ...Read more
Several are common: Assuming no allergies or contraindications to their use, tylenol (acetaminophen) (acetamenophen) and Ibuprofen (advil, motrin) are used commonly for fever. The ultimate treatment however is to treat the cause. A cool or tepid bath also can help if the fever is resistant. Avoid using any topical chemicals ie alcohol rub. ...Read more
My son who is 11m has every sign of croup but going on 4 days with a high fever it ranges from 101.8 to 103.7 should i be worried?
Not sure how: you are determining that your child has croup which has a characteristic stridorous respiratory breathing pattern, but stridorous respirations and fevers for 4 days warrants a look by a physician, So the short answer is yes, you might want to worry and have a doctor examine your child ...Read more
I recently had a high fever of 103. How do I know that the fever is not going to come back? Am i at risk for randomly getting a relapse of sickness?
Asking for guesses: There is only a possibly answer for this question. Why are you asking this? Am i missing something? ...Read more
This is the 4th time my daughter has gotten a high fever, 103, for one day then is fine the next day. 4th time in 9 months. No other symptoms. Cause?
Determine cause: Treat the underlying cause. If the underlying cause of the fever is not serious, sometimes Acetaminophen or Ibuprofen in standard over=the=counter doses can help. Symptoms like these are best evaluated in person by your physician. Based on the findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
36-48 Hours : As a general rule, fevers from a bacteria infectious source should start to trend downwards within 1 to 2 days. A reassessment of the condition, change or addition of another antibiotic may be considered at that point. Many things can cause fevers except bacteria & that possibility must be considered. Sometime more that antibiotics is needed such as a drainage. ...Read more
Not enough info!: High fever can have many causes, some very serious and some not so serious (like a cold). How long have you had it? Do you have any other symptoms? Please ask again and clarify. Remember, you have a 150 character limit, including punctuation and spaces, so make your question brief but complete. ...Read more
See your doctor!: Fever can signify many different illnesses and usually indicates infection and or inflammation. Figuring out what is wrong requires a complete review of other symptoms (cough, sore throat, viral infection. See your primary care physician diarrhea, burning with urination, rashes, etc.) a physical exam and often blood work and testing! high fevers often but not always suggest a viral infection.. ...Read more
Medium: The importance of the temperature depends on the whole story. For example, for a patient with new influenza diagnosed yesterday, who now has a temperature of 102 but also had 102 yesterday... today's 102 fever has no special meaning. On the other hand, a 5-week old baby who has a 102 fever today but was normal yesterday, will need to see the doctor today. ...Read more