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Doctor can evaluate: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or mild flu (antibiotics are not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away in a day or two (mainly to check for strep throat). Throat lozenges and tylenol (acetaminophen) can decrease throat pain, for 1-2 days. ...Read more
Fever of 100.7, body aches, nauseous ans throwing up. Liver inflammation since diagnosed with mono last month. Is mono flaring up?
8 yr old w/ stomach cramps, occasional vomiting and diarrhea, low fever, sneezing, and cough for 3 days. Dr said stomach virus, but could it be flu.
Sickness and upset tummy, fever, headaches, stomach pains, tiredness, sore throat and the odd sneeze?
Sounds : viral. Stay hydrated and rest. If symptoms continue see your doctor ...Read more
Acid reflux was non existent, on 2 Nexium (esomeprazole) OTC a day.Sudden sore throat, gassy fm both ends, stomach loud, loose stool, sick to stomach, juicy burps.
Acid reflux: If your symptoms are worsening despite use of OTC medications, then it's time for an evaluation by a physician. ...Read more
Not likely: Gastrointestinal illnesses, especially mild ones, may cause enlargement of lymph nodes deep inside the abdomen, but would not be expected to cause lymph node enlargement in places which can be seen or examined easily. Persistent new lumps anywhere warrant medical assessment. ...Read more
Dad & I both had intestinal illness (diarrhea, stomach pain, gas, bodyaches, some vomiting). Now he has a sore throat (I don't) 2 separate illnesses?
Variants: Interesting question and always part of our thinking algorithms. There are 2 possibilities as you indeed pointed to 1. First is that you both developed same viral illness and eventually your dad developed a sore throat as a variant of same illness, either because he suffered from reflux from before or because of different meds. Second would be that he is indeed developing complications/ illness. ...Read more
Have gastritis, acid reflux, bile in stomach, delayed digestive, no gallbladder.A feeling of hunger after eatn, pain near liver tired of pills help?
May not be related: Some develop intractable bile gastritis with or with out gb , bile instead of going down takes wrong way and stays in stomach. You need work up, antacids , h2 blockers, protan inhibitors may help you, in some cases may need roux 'n" y type of surgery, speak to your dr may do wok up , find and solve your problem. ...Read more
Hiatus hernia: Some people call it hiatal hernia, when the top part of the stomach slides into the chest cavity. This part of the stomach still has acid and can have ulcer but now with acid there, there is nothing to prevent acid from causing ulcer and irritation in the esophagus. See your doctor and get referral to GI for proper evaluation and treatment and even surgery if needed. ...Read more
No fever, have nausea, lower stomach cramps, gassy bloated feeling, tiredness. Could this be symptoms of a stomach virus?
Yes: it could, but if things continue or worsen, contact your medical team. ...Read more
Gastroenteritis: Start w clear liquid like water, slightly flattened soda that is clear, or sports hydration drinks. Sip, sip, sip. Work up to solids w bland foods like bananas, rice, applesauce, toast, gelatin, or chicken. Avoid alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, dairy & high fat foods. Rest. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
HiI have stomach burning symptom(aftermeal)...acid reflux almost everyday....mild throat infection...gas formation...bloated stomach(after meal)?
Chest pains upset stomach sore throat sores in mouth earache headache eyes hurt no appetite. It's been a month was told it's viral syndrome ?????
Virus: Its a possibility but go see your doctor and get some blood tests and a culture. ...Read more