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Causes of my nose and top of ears intermittent flushing? No sweating. Triggers hunger, spicy food, any alcohol, bowel movemt., sometimes nothing at all
I am feeling dizzy, have intermittent twitching on the left side of my forehead, and sweating. What could be the cause?
Intermittent high grade fever with sweating and chills on 18yrz old boy for a week? What is the main cause? NB: Malaria and typhoid tests ne
Infection?: The main cause for unexplained fever is infection and sometimes it's hard to identify the focus. If fever continues, he may need a thorough work up in the hospital, including blood and other fluid cultures, scans, ultrasounds and a work up for other infrequent causes of fever, such as autoimmune diseases and tumors. ...Read more
Annular tear L4/L5 disc. Could that cause aching in leg muscles @ night, intermittent knee weakness, numbness in lateral quad in L leg, sweating fits?
I have been running an intermittent low grade fever for the past 3 - 4 months. Maybe 2 - 3 times per week, along with night sweats. No other symptoms.
Fever/Unknown Origin: 48 year old lady with Fever of Unknown Origin for 3-4 months. Have you reached menopause yet? Menopause is a cause of fever of unknown origin in a woman your age. Do you have chills? Any weight loss? Sick contacts? Bites? Travel? Sexual history? You should get a full exam to determine possible sources. Some causes are malignancy, abscess, tuberculosis, malaria, drug wdrawl, underlying med problem ...Read more
I have been experiencing intermittent night sweats on my chest only but not bad enough to change clothes or sheets for the past 6 months more nights than not. No weight loss or fatigue symptoms.?
Need eval to know.: Can’t diagnose with available information. Examination, history & possibly other testing would be needed to make an accurate diagnosis. Treatment would be dictated by diagnosis. ...Read more
I have persistent a-nvh, trouble empting bladder, intermittent low grade fever, night sweats. Renal u/s unremarkable. Cysto and CT next. Poss. Cancer?
Fbc results:hgb14.1, pcv0.394, rbc4.23, mcv93.1, mch33.3 (hi), mchc35.8 (hi), plt302, wbc11.7 (hi) neck lump>5mths intermittent night sweats&ext fatigue?
Get a diagnosis. ..: Neck lump with systemic symptoms (night sweats, weight loss, fatigue) mandates examination and investigation for cause. Possible infective causes include bacterial, tubercular, viral infection. Malignancy and Thyroid disorders need excluded here. See http://patient. Info/doctor/neck-lumps-and-bumps for a structured medical approach to neck lumps. Work with your GP for diagnosis +/- referral. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Excessive night sweats (no fever) intermittent for several months w. Extreme fatigue, slight elevation of ldh at 243 (vs 210 upper range). 15 yr, boy?
My 4 y/o has hard bony lump on top of head, growing, irregular shape. Intermittent fevers, night sweats, complains of "brain hurts" normal cbc. What next?
RLQ pain x 2+ wks, constant with stabbing spikes. Intermittent low grade fevers, nausea, night & day sweats & chills, . CT 2 wks ago nl, blood nl?
Get checked again.: Something is going on and it is certainly not normal, nor should it be ignored. Get seen today, please or call your doc. The CT scan may have been done too early to show something clearcut and a repeat scan will show any changes. So it is a good idea to go to the ER where the first CT was done, so a comparison can be made. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Firm enlarged lump r/s of neck. Another on l/s of spine below skull. Intermittent night sweats. Extreme tiredness >6wks! Is this lymphoma? Cbc normal
With persistent: Lumps and night sweats one would be concerned beyond 2 weeks. Probably time for more testing. ...Read more
My symptoms include night sweats, fatigue, irritability, intermittent chest pain on the right side and slight swelling of the ankles that comes and goes. Could it be anxiety?
Painless lymphadenopathy (cervical, inguinal, postauricular & axillary, partly unilateral), night sweats, fatigue, intermittent dizziness. Causes?
Need evaluation: Swollen lymph nodes as you describe, associated with your other complaints need to be fully evaluated. See an internist and track this down. ...Read more
6mnth history intermittent small patches torso/arm petechiae & night sweats, left earache (pulse in vein behind ear), single white spot on tonsil, ? Ideas
Hydration, exercise: Sweating is the body's way of cooling off. If you want to sweat more, you should exercise, especially in a warm and humid environment, and keep yourself well hydrated so there is enough fluid to sweat. There are a few rare conditions in which sweat is inhibited - so if you cannot sweat under any circumstance, see your family doctor. ...Read more