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Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
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High Fever (Definition)

High fever is a symptom in which a person's internal body temperature is quite high, usually above 102 degrees. Influenza (the flu), other infections, or serious inflammation are some conditions that ...Read more


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Fever body pain?

Fever body pain?

Needs exam: We are unable to give any sort of meaningful response to this; we need more context, but more importantly, it sounds like you need an exam by a doctor in person. ...Read more

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Shivers headache fever aching body?

Shivers headache fever aching body?

INFLUENZA A signs: These are signs of influenza: fever/chills/aches/headache and cough. Influenza a is epidemic right now. In the northwest influenza a began 2 weeks ago and dozens of cases came through my office (mostly children) last week. So take tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain/fever and push fluids and get rest! if you have a 'stiff neck' --consider meningitis (viral or bacterial) and get seen right away! hang in there! ...Read more

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What causes body aches and pain, chillsno fever?

Viral infection: A virus can cause all of your symptoms described above. So can other causes but if this is simply a new onset complaint then it is likely a viral infection. Worst case scenario is to see your doctor for an influenza swab although we are technically out of the season. ...Read more

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Fever, shaking, nausea, fatigue, headache, chills, sweats, body aches?

Fever, shaking, nausea, fatigue, headache, chills, sweats, body aches?

Maybe influenza.: According to mayo clinic flu sxs may include “fever over 100f (38c), aching muscles, especially in your back, arms and legs, chills ; sweats, headache, dry cough, fatigue and weakness, nasal congestion.”. ...Read more

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Body aches fever weak snuffy nose?

Body aches fever weak snuffy nose?

Possible influenza: Your symptoms sound very suspicious for influenza, and since it is epidemic around the country right now, that takes it to the top of the list. It is not unusual for symptoms to persist for up to 10 days. If you are past the first couple of days, there are no meds that are going to do much to shorten that duration. Take Ibuprofen or tylenol (acetaminophen) for body aches, listen to your body and get extra rest. ...Read more

Dr. John Fung Dr. Fung
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Fever, chills, headache, sore throat, body aches, fatigue? diagnosis?

Dr. John Fung Dr. Fung
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Fever,  chills,  headache,  sore throat,  body aches,  fatigue? diagnosis?

May be influenza: Although not the season for the flu, the description of the symptoms are fairly typical for viral infection. Assuming that you are otherwise healthy and not exposed to other infectious agents or traveled outside of the US recently, these symptoms usually will pass in a week. Meanwhile, drink plenty of fluids, take tylenol (acetaminophen) for fever and aches and stay in bed. If anything gets worse, see your MD ...Read more

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My daughter has body aches, headache, nausea, fatigue, chills and mild sore throat but no fever. Virus infection?

My daughter has body aches, headache,  nausea, fatigue, chills and mild sore throat but no fever. Virus infection?

Sounds like it: What you describe sounds like a viral illness. You are 17 years old. I assume your daughter is an infant. Have her checked out by your pediatrician to be sure. ...Read more

Dr. Paul Grin Dr. Grin
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Dry cough, chest pain, sore throat, stuffy nose, sneezing, headache, fatigue, nausea, low appetite, body aches all over, low grade fever.

Dr. Paul Grin Dr. Grin
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Seasonal flu: Seasonal flu it is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. If there is no improvement or sore throat is severe or lasts longer than another week, or you are getting joint pain; see your pcp for evaluation. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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Head ache, stomach ache, body aches, no fever?

Head ache, stomach ache, body aches,  no fever?

No fever?: Not yet, sounds like a virus see how you do in the next few days before seeing doctor. ...Read more

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High fever delirious body ache loss of appetite today sore throat and swollen neck?

High fever delirious body ache loss of appetite today sore throat and swollen neck?

Seek help: Recommend going to ER. Could be serious infection in the throat and there is potential for rapid spread and serious complications. ...Read more

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Nausea, fever, body aches, signs of normal pregnancy?

Nausea, fever, body aches, signs of normal pregnancy?

Although temp can: Be elevated you should not get a full blown fever. Nausea is common. Cramping can occur but it usually not pain through out the whole body. Are you pregnant? If unsure then take a home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Diarrhea 4 days, 2 of those with undigested food. Occasional low fever, chills, body aches fatigue, headach, stomach cramp/pain ?

Diarrhea 4 days, 2 of those with undigested food.
Occasional low fever, chills, body aches
fatigue, headach, stomach cramp/pain
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See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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Having fever chills throughout with bodyaches and sometym headaches?

Having fever chills throughout with bodyaches and sometym headaches?

Fever: Well this is somewhat difficult as there are many possibilities. Given your age I would consider a viral illness such as the flu but many viruses can cause your symptoms. Since you are a female,also would consider urinary infection. If you have burning when you pee see a doctor. Hope you feel better! ...Read more

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Diarrhoea, headache, muscle ache, lethargy and chills but no fever. What's going on?

Diarrhoea, headache, muscle ache, lethargy and chills but no fever. What's going on?

Viral illness: These symptoms are compatible with a viral infection, but are so non-specific that they can be due to many things. If this keeps up more than a day or two or you are getting worse please see your doctor and get evaluated. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have chills, body aches and bloating. No fever or nauseau?

Cannot diagnose: These symptoms could occur in any of dozens of illnesses. Very non-specific and likely to be self-limiting. Suggest that if you really feel badly you see your pcp and get examined. Hope you are better soon. Best. ...Read more

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Diarrhea, sore throat, congestion, cough, high fever which is now a low grade fever with sweating, headache. Flu or upper respitory tract infection?

Diarrhea, sore throat, congestion, cough, high fever which is now a low grade fever with sweating, headache. Flu or upper respitory tract infection?

The flu?: The symptoms you report sound consistent with a viral illness such as influenza. You can consider ibuprofen or acetaminophen for fever or pain and expect symptoms to resolve in a week or two. Consult your physician. ...Read more

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Chills, sweats, fever of 104 at the highest, body aches, vomiting, severe dizziness, nausea. What could it be?

Chills, sweats, fever of 104 at the highest, body aches, vomiting, severe dizziness, nausea. What could it be?

See MD ASAP: It's probably an infection of some sort, perhaps a rather severe one. However, there must be a hundred or more different infections and other medical conditions that cause such symptoms and there's no way to guess at the cause in your case. But this could be quite dangerous: with a fever that high, see a doctor immediately. Good luck! ...Read more

Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

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Dr. Ronda Dennis-Smithart
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