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Tactile (Definition)

Pleural fremitus is a palpable vibration of the wall of the thorax caused by friction between the parietal and visceral pleura of the lungs. See pleural friction rub for the auditory ...Read more


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What causes extreme fatigue/exhaustion for over 1 month, lightheadedness, low grade fevers, numbness in extremities, blurry Vision, skin hot 2 touch?

What causes extreme fatigue/exhaustion for over 1 month, lightheadedness, low grade fevers, numbness in extremities, blurry Vision, skin hot 2 touch?

Fatigue: The symptoms may be suggestive of wide variety of illnesses including: subacute infection such as endocarditis, endocrine problems such as hyper- or hypothyroidism, occult malignancy such as lymphoma or even emotional stress, anxiety or depression. Obviously this requires further investigation by doing thorough physical examination and blood work analysis which will guide further work up. ...Read more

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I was in the sun and got burnt quite badly however my skin is hot to touch I feel freezing myself what could this be?

I was in the sun and got burnt quite badly however my skin is hot to touch I feel freezing myself what could this be?

Sunburn: This is typical of sun burn.

Watch
http://www. Youtube. Com/watch? V=xrfaj3wssis
to learn a little about how to treat this. ...Read more

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Can you have a rigor as an allergic reaction? Temperature remained within normal limits although skin was hot to touch

Yes but unusual: True shaking chills can occur with allergic reactions. They are not common but do happen. ...Read more

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What is the difference between burning hot skin to touch with no fever and hot flashes?

What is the difference between burning hot skin to touch with no fever and hot flashes?

Warm surface?: Good question- the context of your question is important. I am assuming this question us asked in a clinic -
burning hot skin....Very warm skin by touch.
...Very warm skin on touch and internally feeling warm, is the biggest difference with hot flashes. ...Read more

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Is overheating on your period normal? Skin hot to the touch, dizzy, weak, nausea, loose bowels, severe cramping. Happens a few times a yr.

Is overheating on your period normal? Skin hot to the touch, dizzy, weak, nausea, loose bowels, severe cramping. Happens a few times a yr.

Maybe: Sometimes you could experience fluctuation in hormone levels that cause symptoms you are describing. However, if it happens frequently or persists, get checked to be sure you don't have an infection or a thyroid problem. Good luck! ...Read more

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Normal temp. 98.4 skin very hot to the touch. No other sx. Concern?

Probably normal: Most likely there is no concern if your temperature is normal, and you have no other symptoms. I don't know how you took your temperature, but rectal temperature can be the most accurate. Make sure your thermometer is working correctly also. If no other symptoms develop, you are probably ok. Follow up with your PCP if any symptoms develop. ...Read more

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I woke up hot & feeling overheated, but I'm not sweating. My skin feels very hot to touch. My mouth is awfully dry even after water. Should I be worried!?

I woke up hot & feeling overheated, but I'm not sweating. My skin feels very hot to touch. My mouth is awfully dry even after water. Should I be worried!?

First...: The first thing to consider is a viral syndrome which is usually treated with plenty of fluids and rest. It may last a few days. You may use Tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen (if not allergic) for fever and pain. If you feel very sick, have trouble breathing, cannot tolerate anything by mouth make sure you get seen as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Gunshot to thiegh. Pellets lodged around knee. Took full prescription of antibiotics & got tetnis shot. Why would the skin be getting hot to touch?

Gunshot to thiegh. Pellets lodged around knee. Took full prescription of antibiotics & got tetnis shot. Why would the skin be getting hot to touch?

Infection Possible: It is possible that despite taking antibiotics, an infection can still develop in a wound. A revisit with a physician is advised whenever medication is prescribed for infection and symptoms either continue or new ones appear. ...Read more

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I feel hot underneath my skin and also feel nauseous. But I am cold to the touch?

I feel hot underneath my skin and also feel nauseous. But I am cold to the touch?

It sounds: A lot like a "Prodrome" (EARLY symptom) of a viral infection. Take your Temperature! Drink plenty of fluids. Eat LIGHTLY (Saltines may help the nausea) Whatever it is it should become obvious in the next day or so!
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Hi there I ve just finish showering and was rubbing a massage bar into my skin my thighs suddenly became inflamed and hard and hot to touch?

Hi there I ve just finish showering and was rubbing a massage bar into my skin my thighs suddenly became inflamed and hard and hot to touch?

Soap & Dermatitis: It sounds like that particular brand may cause a contact dermatitis; there may be an ingredient that causes you to react. It is best to stick with soaps that you have used safely in the past. ...Read more

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The past 2 days I've been feeling really hot even my skin is warm to touch but when taking temperature it's 36.9. I'm scared it's something really bad?

The past 2 days I've been feeling really hot even my skin is warm to touch but when taking temperature it's 36.9. I'm scared it's something really bad?

Overworked emotions?: I think you are anxious about something. You need to relax a bit and do not worry as you have no evidence of high temperature of your body. You can cool down your systems with light exercise like a daily walk (morning & evening both is even better).
Take shower twice a day and goswiming (indoors) if you like swimming and it is convenient.
Practice relaxation with Yogic breathing (deep and slow breath ...Read more

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Out of nowhere my cheeks become red and warm / hot to the touch and I'll get a mild headache on the top of my head?

Out of nowhere my cheeks become red and warm / hot to the touch and I'll get a mild headache on the top of my head?

Adrenaline vs: Allergy, may react to heat/cold, allergen or excitement with such, or side effects of meds espec, . birth control, be sure all labs including thyroid normal and heart is good, especially if any blood pressure highs or pulse high with this, ...Read more

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I've had a temperature for a month it's either warm or below average even though body and head feels hot to the touch. I've had headache for a week?

I've had a temperature for a month it's either warm or below average even though body and head feels hot to the touch. I've had headache for a week?

Evaluation Needed: I'm not sure what your temperature is but you may need to go to the doctors to see what is causing your fever. ...Read more

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I feel nauseous and feverish. My skin is very hot to the touch yet when reading my temperature orally, it's 3 degrees below normal. What's this mean?

I feel nauseous and feverish. My skin is very hot to the touch yet when reading my temperature orally, it's 3 degrees below normal. What's this mean?

It's not bad: As long as you're using the thermometer correctly, then it means you don't have a fever. A sensation of hot skin does not necessarily mean you're running a fever and could be related to dehydration which makes sense in the context of nausea. It may simply be a matter of drinking plenty of fluids and resting until feeling better. ...Read more

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I was not by a cat and it broke the skin. The actual wound looks like it's healing but the skin around is red and swollen and hot to touch. It was on?

I was not by a cat and it broke the skin. The actual wound looks like it's healing but the skin around is red and swollen and hot to touch. It was on?

Cellulitis!: You almost certainly have a cellulitis and you have to be seen and treated very quickly. You should mark with a ball point pen the borders of the infection now. When you see the doc tomorrow you can see how far it has spread. ...Read more

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Why does my skin always feel hot to the touch? (no fever or illness, I'm very healthy). Friends always tell me my skin is hot. (i have high matabolism

Why does my skin always feel hot to the touch? (no fever or illness, I'm very healthy). Friends always tell me my skin is hot. (i have high matabolism

Normal: Warm skin may be from an active lifestyle. You mentioned that you are not having fevers and that you are healthy.

Medical conditions such as hyperthyroidism could cause your body to feel warm and maybe sweat a lot.

Monitor your caffeine consumption and avoid stimulants. ...Read more

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My head is always hot, when I touch it I can feel the heat & sometimes I get headache too, how to overcome this, ? I apply fenugreek once in a week. .

My head is always hot, when I touch it I can feel the heat & sometimes I get headache too, how to overcome this, ? I apply fenugreek once in a week. .

Is your head hot or: Are your hands cold. Your head may feel hot because you are dehydrated and your hands are cold. This would cause a headache. Try increasing your intake of fluids and salt for a day or two and if you remain concerned seek a medical exam. ...Read more

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I have been having hot burning pain when I touch my skin on my left side around love handle area it is not constant but when I rub it or touch it next?

I have been having hot burning pain when I touch my skin on my left side around love handle area it is not constant but when I rub it or touch it next?

Nerve pain, shingles: This sounds like pain coming from a nerve. At your age "around a love handle" sounds an awful like shingles. I would not be surprised if you broke out in a rash. However, there are cases where patients have pain but no rash. ...Read more

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Hot food in touch with skin can cause burns that can destroy hair follicles?

Hot food in touch with skin can cause burns that can destroy hair follicles?

Severe burns can: Thermal burns, if severe enough, can destroy hair follicles. The burn has to be fairly severe and destroy the dermis and epidermis to result in hair follicle destruction.

Burns of this severity are usually called full thickness or third degree burns. ...Read more

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