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Random Nogjt Sweats
I have random night sweats and hot flashes everyday, I have already switch birth control, I am 23 and female. What can this be?
Past 3 days I have abt 5 very loose BM a day, sometimes bloody (red), random waves of nausea, headaches in middle of night, & night sweats. Any ideas?
Red BM: Could be blood in stool and needs evaluation asap. What is your smoking history, weight? Consult with us to help solve this issue. Night sweats are not normal and could signal something more serious. ...Read more
Random black tar stool 3 weeks. Night sweats last night today a lot of blood in stool. Is this emergency or can it wait 5 days for dr. Appt?
Emergency: Black and tarry stool for 3 weeks and today with a lot of fresh blood in stools indicates that you are most likely having GI (gastrointestinal) bleeding. I urge you to go to the er immediately for evaluation since GI bleeding can be severe and serious. All the best, hk. ...Read more
I am 45, and have random petechiae (all over), night sweats and fatigue. CBC, CRP and autoimmune tests are normal. Ideas on what could be the cause?
Petechiae sweats: Yes. There are many causes of this. Many choric infections, taking aspirin for examjple. Need more history, to see pictures of what you call petechiae and do a careful PE including feeling all of your lymph nodes and see if I can feel your spleen. Then we can talk more about what is going on and order more tests like CT. ...Read more
French kiss 2 days ago less than 1 min with random girl, but chapped lips before 5-3 hours, Do I need Hiv test and take PEP? NEED HELP, night sweats
I have clusters of bruises on my arm and leg as well as random bruises on my body. I have also been bleeding for over 2 months and having night sweats?
Aspirin Poisoning: It is possible that you have Aspirin toxicity, so you must stop that immediately and be seen by doctor to rule out other causes soon. You may be anemic as well. Please see a doctor at your earliest convenience. ...Read more
Having a lot of back pain with it night sweats I went to th dr and my white count was 12.4 I have had random bruising dizzy spells should I b concerne?
Yes.: Not because of the blood cell count alone, but because you are still sick. What did your doctor say? If you were not given an explanation, and what to do, inc. When to be checked again, then ask. If you are not happy with what you have been told and asking for clarification still does not help, consider a second opinion. ...Read more
Night sweats, nausea, some random dizziness, no weight loss, 4 months post partum on metformin and levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel). Any ideas?
B"sd Initial consideration is are you pregnant?
otherwise metformin can cause all GI side effects, including nausea. As a diabetes drug also can lead, although not typically, to hypoglycemia.
One option is to stop the metformin and see if your symptoms are side effects of the medication. What is your blood glucose during your symptoms? ...Read more
18 Year old male. Symptoms that are troubling me such as Throat Discomfort, Night Sweats on my legs not too sweaty., Frequent Bowel Movement, Gas, Dry Eyes, and nerve pain tingling throughout body. Random Hot Spots. Thyroid test came fine.?
My dad, 45, has been suffering random cramping. He drinks plenty of h2o. He sweat s alot. He is on his feet all day under the sun. What could it be?
My palms and feet sweat a lot and I don't know why. They also sweat randomly. I want to know why this is happening and how to stop it. Thanks!
I am 5 months postpartum & randomly get hot flashes and start to sweat multiple times during the day. What could be the cause? Never had this before.
Postpartum: I don't have an immediate answer but you must go back to the Obstetrician that helped you deliver your baby. ...Read more
Ever since I gave birth 2 years ago, I notice I sweat a lot. It happens randomly. I never breastfed. I am 33 years old. I also get really hot sometime?
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you, Did you gain weight with pregnancy? If you did, that may explain some of the symptoms. Not easy, but it would help to lose weight.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
I am a 16 year old female. Lately I have just not been myself: issues with communication, coordination, productiviy, and bad grades. I'm so tired. These dull headaches are really random, and I sweat a lot. I'm just not myself: ive just let go and am praying
See a rheumatologist: There is a condition called raynauds phenomena which has to be excluded. ...Read more
I experienced a random cold sweat, numbness all over my body, dizziness, generally feeling sick could this be anxiety?
My husband has had by pass surgery gets B12 shots takes vitimins but randomly becomes confused at what he's doing can't focus starts to sweat and shakescan he be having tmi's?
Acronyms again: Tmi means what? Transient myocardial infarction? There are several possibilities which may explain the symptoms: hypoglycemia, hyperglycemia, hypotension, cardiac arrhythmia, partial seizures, panic attacks. Obviously your husband needs to be evaluated by a neurologist as well as being re-evaluated by his cardiologist. ...Read more
My boyfriend has a bad rash that randomly appeared all on his back and chest and upper thigh could it be from sweat? I'm worried.
Uncertain: This rash needs to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
I have bug bite like bumps on my torso and arms spread at random. Could this be from sweat because I have been exercising lately?
Get checked: Without a proper exam of the rash it would be difficult to give the best answer. Consider sending us a picture. ...Read more
If I come into any form of salt water, be it the ocean or sweat, my skin forms random red rashes on it. Is it possible to treat this?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can get the best treatment. ...Read more
I suffer from random abd cramping, followed by diarrhea and vomiting. Painful to the point I sweat and almost pass out. What could cause these attack?
Night sweat last night, painfuk left armpit and chest glands, veins aching randomly all over my body for few secs then pain will migrate, cough?
Hi I have random like sweat pimples but there everywhere on my body and I've tried anti histamines and steroid cream and it's not working getting wors?
Rash: You may be describing hyperkaratosis pilaris, check out internet pictures. It could be a benign condition. ...Read more
I randomly sweat, get nervous, restless, and cold, shaky hands, I can't look ppl in the eye. When I worry about smth, I obsess. My sleep is a mess. Disorder?
See a psychiatrist.: Your description sounds like a possible combination of generalized anxiety disorder but rather severe type mixed with some symptoms of social anxiety. You also are on the verge of panic. You will need a full diagnostic evaluation by a psychiatrist who will then work with you on a treatment plan which should include psychotherapy either with the psychiatrist or separately with a psychotherapist. Best wishes. ...Read more
Throwing up stomach acid since gallbladder surgery. Comes with extreme cramps & cold sweat & lasts about 2 hours. Very random but around twice a week?
Should see someone: Depending on how soon after your gallbladder was removed this is occurring changes what the problems could be. A good physical exam and history and possibly an ultrasound would help figure out what is going on for you. ...Read more
Random spells of dizziness, shortness of breath, grainy vision, cold sweat, ringing in ears, and weak muscles during period. Normal?
Hypotension, or low blood pressure, can cause many of these symptoms as can anemia. Make sure you are not dehydrated. Your tongue should look pink in the mirror, not white.
Definitely see your doctor. The cure might be as simple as more fluids or getting more iron in your diet, but there may be more to it. ...Read more
Drenching clothes: Considered a "constitutional" or "b" symptom, it is a clinically meaningful symptom if one prespires significantly enough to drench their pajamas or sheets to the point where they need to be changed. Depending on the context, this symptom needs to be discussed with your doctor because it can potentially mean a hormonal change, a chronic infection such as HIV or tuberculosis, or even cancer. ...Read more