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Sick With A Cold And Back Pain
Possible viral inf: Sounds like what happens when you get a viral infection. So long as no fever or neurological signs of problems, no lessening of mental status or function, etc. then, conservative treatment and steady as she goes.....hydration (water best), you can certainly do an anti-inflammatory such as Motrin or Naprosyn...or if you prefer smething like a couple of ES Tylenol (acetaminophen) per label instructions, REST... ...Read more
Out in cold most of night and day and been sneezing and coughing with a little chest pain, sore throat, headache, nausea. Cold or bronchitis?
UpperRespiratoryInfx: Sounds like you're describing an upper respiratory infection, which are mainly caused by viruses, which don't respond to antibiotics, whether you call it a cold or bronchitis. Technically speaking, chronic bronchitis (http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bronchitis/basics/definition/con-20014956) is diagnosed after productive cough for 3mo in each of last 2yrs. See Family Doc if persists ...Read more
Last night I had a low fever 99.4-101.1 with a headache, sore throat, stiff neck and back with pain. Now I have right abdominal pain. Time for the ER?
After a virus (with fever, runny nose, and cough) my ear has a swollen feeling and dull pain with randomly sharp pain. Do I need to see a doc?
Maybe: On the side of the ear pain you can spray Afrin nasal spray 2x/day for 3 days. If the pain is eustachion tub dysfunction, it will releave the blockage. THe ear tube can be swollen from a virus, and this would ventilate the tube. If this doesn't work, see the doctor and he can prescribe sudafed or see if it is something else ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have been having sharp pain on my right side. Very cold. Ice cold in a warm room. Sore throat and migraine and nausea. Any ideas?
Has fluid on feet and legs.... Hands, and pain in abdomen and back running fever and sick to my stomach with a headache...... What is wrong with me?
Been sick for a week and a half. Started with sneezing and now severe coughing with pain in my ribs and my back.
Pneumonia/Bronchitis: I believe you have an infection and will need antibiotics. Please contact your family doctor. ...Read more
Abdominal pains on and off for 4 days with diarrhea.I also have a constant dull pain in stomach. Also constantly sweating and going hot and cold?
When should I see a doctor for a fever, hot throat (probably from the fever), body aches, and bad headaches and nausea?
Possible flu: The symptoms you give sound like the flu and if this is not older than 2 days old, there is a medication you should start. If these symptoms have been going on for a longer time you need to be sure you are not developing a pneumonia or other problem. You should see a doctor now for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Dull achy pain in throat when swallow/yawn also felt in ears but it's on/off and goes away with ibuprofen. Not a cold and no other symptoms. Help?
Allergies: And eustacian tube dysfunction ?? Since it improves with what you are doing and is on/off do not think is serious. Try an OTC allergy med. if worsens or becomes bothersome get an eval ...Read more
Have degenerative disc disease and have had bad back and neck pain with a headache and nauseated and now pain in my key sooner blade and feels like sc?
Hard to say: Back and neck pain secondary to degenerative disc disease is very common, so common that we are cautious as doctors that we must not associate everything that bothers a patient to degenerative disc disease. Nauseas and headaches, for example, are not clasically associated with ddd. Consider starting with a thorough exam by a primary care doctor, this would be a good place to start. ...Read more
Some days I feel fatigue headache tired and for a week now sore upper back on shoulder blades not in extreme pain just sore and a sore neck I smoke to?
Malaise: Are these episodes associated with any activity, weather, menstrual cycle? You certainly have described autoimmune type symptoms very well, which would require blood testing. It could also be related to medical problems such as adrenal insufficiency, kidney failure or liver disease. You really need a full medical work up ...Read more
Really bad headache along with chills and cold sweats also a pain in my lower left part of my back and on the hip. No vomiting but can't keep food dow?
See your doctor soon: If you can't keep food down, it's time to see your doctor. You need to be physically examined so they can assess what is going on, especially if you're having lower left side back pain, in which case a full abdominal, back, exam needs to be done as well as other measures to check your kidneys and ovaries. Don't delay! ...Read more
Sick all week with strep and then pneumonia. Now nausea, horrible headache, and mild neck pain. Is it caused from the pneumonia?
Yes: Likely. But with progression of your symptoms, you may not be responding to antibiotics. See MD ASAP. ...Read more
Back pain: This could be any one of a dozen things. The only way in which to investigate this is to be seen by a doctor, examined, have some labs and imaging studies done, all after providing a full history. Frankly this sounds very severe and should be looked into immediately. If you cannot see a family doctor now, go to an ER. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a sore thought and fever also achs and pains with lower back pain and feeling very tired and also very itchy?
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