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After cancer treatment, I more often than not run a low grade fever, 99.5-100. It's been 2 1/2 years. Is this normal? Should I press for answers?

After cancer treatment, I more often than not run a low grade fever, 99.5-100. It's been 2 1/2 years. Is this normal? Should I press for answers?

Normal: Fever for your group is 101 or over. Older people get the 99 degrees or more due to how the body changes. no need to worry just on the temperature (no fever). ...Read more

Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

Fever is the temporary increase in the body's temperature in response to some disease or illness. A child has a fever when the temperature is at or above one of ...Read more


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My mother was diagnosed with overlap syndrome but still she has low grade fever ranges from 36.7 to 37.4 c after treatment. What should we do?

My mother was diagnosed with overlap syndrome but still she has low grade fever ranges from 36.7 to 37.4 c after treatment. What should we do?

Overlap not helpful: Hi Ruby 290. 'Overlap Syndrome' is a Rheumatologists way of saying your mother has signs/symptoms of two of their favored diagnoses...which probably actually means her condition hasn't been well studied. I would be sure you are working with an academic person at a tertiary center, someone who has time and compassion to begin and supervise a disease modifying program (DMARD) for her. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how i can naturally or holistically cure a low grade fever?

Can you tell me how i can naturally or holistically cure a low grade fever?

Fever is 101.: Fever is not a disease, but a sign of a disease. Generally important to find out the cause for fever. It can mean something dangerous is going on. If the cause is found, and not dangerous, Acetaminophen works well. Naturally?? Then measures like not covering yourself in blankets, and being in a cool environment, or cool showers might help. ...Read more

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Can you give me advice? I have been running a low grade fever for 10 days now. I am anyone know how to cure this fever once and for all naturally?

Can you give me advice? I have been running a low grade fever for 10 days now. I am anyone know how to cure this fever once and for all naturally?

Febrile illness: see your provider; don't just self treat after 5-7 days. too long and too risky; long differriental of potential problems ...Read more

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I left work early because I wasn't feeling well. Tummy and head feel weird. Check temp its been 99-99.2 is this a low grade fever or the start?

I left work early because I wasn't feeling well. Tummy and head feel weird. Check temp its been 99-99.2 is this a low grade fever or the start?

Depends on person: Fever is defined as a body temperature of 100.4 F or greater; however, some people run low body temperatures at baseline and in these people a temp > 99 might represent a low grade fever. In general, adults are not as likely to have a fever with infections than children. You know you are not feeling well, and that can actually be more important than the thermometer reading. Tylenol (acetaminophen) may help. ...Read more

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4 yr old-1 week of coughing, low grade fever. Now, going on day 2 of 102-103 fever. Not playful doesn't want to eat/drink, crying. Negative influenza ?

4 yr old-1 week of coughing, low grade fever. Now, going on day 2 of 102-103 fever. Not playful doesn't want to eat/drink, crying. Negative influenza ?

See doctor: She has an acute illness, most likely caused by a virus. If she has not seen a doctor, you should call in the morning and get her in to be examined. If she has already seen her doctor, you should call him back to report her symptoms and get more advice. She may have developed a bacterial infection, and need a doctor to diagnose it. ...Read more

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Can I take Aleve with Levofloxacin? I don't take Aleve as a regime, but I have a low grade fever.

Can I take Aleve with Levofloxacin? I don't take Aleve as a regime, but I have a low grade fever.

Use Tylenol: Both Aleve and Levaquin can cause upset stomach. Carefully monitor temperature with a reliable digital thermometer. Only use Tylenol for sustained temperature of 100 or greater. ...Read more

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My four year old has had a low grade fever for about two days and says his head hurts and he hasn't had much of an appetite?

My four year old has had a low grade fever for about two days and says his head hurts and he hasn't had much of an appetite?

Viral syndrome: The summertime is a virus playground. There are many subtle viruses that present with low grade fever, malaise, headache and even some that can give a sore throat, that might limit his appetite. If his fever stays low grade, and just these subtle symptoms, it is safe to wait three days with acetaminophen, ibuprofen and a lot of extra fluid and let the body do its work to fight it. ...Read more

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Dr. James Lin
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Low Grade Fever (Definition)

Low grade fever is a symptom in which a person's internal body temperature is mildly high, about 99-100.5 degrees. Many medical conditions and mild colds/flus can ...Read more


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