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Is Hypersalivation A Symptom With Rituxan
Explain fatigue. Specifically as symptom of cancer. Is fatigue an early symptom or a generally later symptom?
Fever: inherited reaction to things that make us sick and may help kill the bad bugs. Great discussion at wikipedia. Give it a try before coming here. ...Read more
Worsening symptoms: There is really no symptom that is late. COPD symptoms may include some combination of cough, increased phlegm, shortness of breath, wheezing and chest tightness. It is not that some of these occur early and others late, but that they all can become more severe as the disease gets worse. So initially one may get short of breath walking up a steep hill, but later get winded walking on flat ground. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Last week I was diagnosed with a condition called erythema nodosum, can this be a sign of cancer, as i'm also taking azathioprine for chrons?
Not necessarily.: Do you seek dominance? Do you like to self advance at the expense of others? Do you distain the truth or at war with it? Can you exercise control/impulses? Do you only like the senario: "i win-you lose." if you are saying yes to all of these questions-the aggressive traits can be a symptom for a "disorder" that needs psychiatric/psychological attention. Not being provoked is worrisome. ...Read more
Is hypersalivation a prodromal symptom of rabies or does it begin in the acute neurological phase? I'm having foamy saliva but no neuro problems.
How does a cancer patient deal with the large fatigue issue at home following chemotherapy? Specifically, is there a medication for this side effect?
Fatigue is common: Many patients receiving chemotherapy feel tired. The causes can be due to low hemoglobin(Anemia), lack of sleep or depression. Your oncologist can determine the cause and treat it. In general we recommend increased daily activity/exercise such as walking daily . This will provide extra strength after some period of daily practice. ...Read more
In diarheal shellfish poisoning is vomiting a primary symptom or or is it only an occasional symptom?
Possibly: It is very difficult to get disability based on this diagnosis because of the absence of objective findings on exam and confirmatory diagnostic tests. ...Read more