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Recurring Flu Like Body Aches Shooting Pains Heart Palpitations Thyroid
See doctor NOW!!: Shortness of breath is a serious symptom that can be life-threatening. So, it is a symptom requiring an emergent evaluation. "throat closing" and heart palpitations, in conjunction with shortness of breath, is also potentially life-threatening. You need to be evaluated in an er so these symptoms can be diagnosed and treated right away! ...Read more
Muscle pain is most frequently related to tension, overuse, or muscle injury from exercise or physically-demanding work. In these situations, the pain tends to involve specific muscles and starts during or just after the activity. It is usually obvious which activity is causing the pain. Muscle pain also can be a sign of conditions affecting your whole body, like some infections (including the flu) and disorders that affect connective tissues throughout the ...Read more
If Depo-Provera estradiol is use to relieve menopause symptoms, will it also cause withdrawal like severe body aches and pains/flu like symptoms if stop using?
Being threated for genital warts. I have body aches ( muscle pains), and flu like symptoms but no fever. Is this a side effect? Dangerous? Deadly?
Think Lyme disease: Lots of possibilities. You need a good physical exam and some blood work. ...Read more
Normal to still have bouts of flu-like body aches/fatigue where im in bed for days- five months after meningitis recovery?
This isn't normal: under any circumstances. Perhaps you haven't really had a "meningitis recovery." Perhaps there's another source of infection or inflammation. Perhaps something else is going on that's causing your symptoms. In any case, this isn't normal. Please see your doctor. Dr. Anne ...Read more
Body aches + fatigue: Dear serval. This will require a face to face appointment with physical exam & medical history. By the way, your puppy is adorable! ...Read more
Still have bouts of flu-like body aches/fatigue where im in bed for days- five months after meningitis recovery. Which specialist do I see?
Hi I have had flu-like body aches daily for 4-wks w/ some low-grade fever yet no other symptoms. CBC & EBV were normal. Lym% Mono% high. Neut% low.
Been having body aches & mild fever with no other flu like symptoms for two days now. What could it be?
A virus: A viral illness is most likely when symptoms have been present only 2 days. ...Read more
Palpitation is also known as Pounding heartbeat. Palpitations are an awareness of extra heartbeats which most of us have. The sensation can be single or multiple and can sometimes last minutes. Different people may feel other symptoms along with them such as dizzy, lightheaded or short of breath. The palpitations are almost always atrial or ventricular premature beats. Usually benign but they are also ...Read more
Heart palpitations is also known as Pounding heartbeat. Heart palpitations are a clinical finding in which a person feels his heart beating strongly, feels his heart beating fast, or both. This can occur with anxiety disorders or heart conditions including ...Read more