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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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Sweating, freezing cold, body ache, lite headed no energy. My scalp hurts to touch?

Sweating, freezing cold, body ache, lite headed no energy. My scalp hurts to touch?

Flu: If all these symptoms are acute onset and recent probably you got Flu. Within 72 hrs antiviral therapy might facilitate the recovery, other wise tylenol, (acetaminophen) fluid and rest. ...Read more

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Dr. Please a friend of mine say, she feels cold but the body is sweating. Dr please what is worry with her?

Dr. Please a friend of mine say, she feels cold but the body is sweating. Dr please what is worry with her?

Your friend: May be having chills in a febrile (fever causing) illness. If her fever is high or she seems extremely ill - then medical evaluation would be a good course of action. ...Read more

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61 years has the half body sweating, the left side, cold sweat, often duringthe night but sometimes during the day. After sweating feels sluggish, What is?

61 years has the half body sweating, the left side, cold sweat, often duringthe night but sometimes during the day. After sweating feels sluggish, What is?

Harlequin syndrome: Changes in a person's normal pattern of sweating can have many causes: medications, & hormonal imbalance, etc., which are easily treatable. Sweating on one half of the body can also be a symptoms of Harlequin syndrome, arachnoiditis and other disorders of the nervous system. These are rarer and may be more serious. Please see a doctor as soon as possible to determine the cause in your case, ...Read more

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Why am I sweating but my skin is cold to the touch?

Why am I sweating but my skin is cold to the touch?

Cold Sweat: You are having what is called Cold Sweat. In which you aweat and your skin is cold and clammy
The body usually swaet to keep cool. So it is normal to aweat when you are in a warm room or elsewhere or after exertion. And sweating can also be as a result of anxirty or stress.And when one sweat body feels cold ...Read more

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After I work out, my skin gets cold to the touch but I am still sweating. Is this normal?

After I work out, my skin gets cold to the touch but I am still sweating. Is this normal?

Yes: When you exercise, and perspire, the skin becomes cold because of evaporation of sweat. ...Read more

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My body starts sweating even climate is cold out I stay I mumbai. And today I all of started felling week my body is paining can you please suggest me?

My body starts sweating even climate is cold out I stay I mumbai. And today I all of started felling week my body is paining can you please suggest me?

Thyroid: Thyrotoxicosis may be one reason for feeling unusually hot and sweaty in cold weather. Other symptoms are palpitations, diarrhea, fast heart beat etc. A simple blood test should be able to diagnose this condition. In the meanwhile, take precautions against dehydration. ...Read more

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My hands and feet are constantly sweating and cold to touch...?

My hands and feet are constantly sweating and cold to touch...?

Sweaty hands & feet: You may have hyperhidrosis, which is caused by a hyperactive sympathetic nervous system, causing the sweat glands in the hands and feet to produc excessive sweat. Sweating brings your temperature down, which can make your hands and feet feel cold to touch. Cold extremities can be caused by peripheral vascular disease, raynaud's phenomenon or buerger's disease. Anxiety is another consideration. ...Read more

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Cold to the touch on forehead but still sweating 95 degrees outside what does that mean?

Cold to the touch on forehead but still sweating 95 degrees outside what does that mean?

Meaningless measure: Touching your forehead for temperature measurement is faulty and apoor indicator of your body temperature. ...Read more

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Where's the best place to measure body temperature? I have excessive sweating and my armpits are cold so when I measure my temp then it shows low temp

Where's the best place to measure body temperature? I have excessive sweating and my armpits are cold so when I measure my temp then it shows low temp

Adult: The best temp is from oral temp in adult, unless you are looking for minute changes, then rectal temp is most accurate. This is used for basal body temp variations for ovulation. ...Read more

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What is the possible problem and what solution for his case? 2y/o sweating while sleeping/nap back is cold to touch.

What is the possible problem and what solution for his case? 2y/o sweating while sleeping/nap back is cold to touch.

Night sweat?: If your child is sickly, coughs a lot and sweats at night, you should take him to the doctor and get checked for tuberculosis. However, if he is well otherwise, has no other symptoms and is growing normally, has normal activities, he may be sweating during his sleep because he is dressed too warmly, moves around a lot in his sleep, so he would be sweating from the activity. No problem then. ...Read more

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Excessive sweating of a toddler while at sleep. And cold to touch, starting from his head down to back. What's the real problem?

Excessive sweating of a toddler while at sleep. And cold to touch, starting from his head down to back. What's the real problem?

Sweating at night: Children's heads have a large surface area and they sweat to dissipate heat. If he is an active sleeper and wears a one-piece sleeper, is covered with a blanket, he may be sweating from the heat generated by his moving around. His head would have the most sweat then. If he is completely normal otherwise, it is not a problem. Double check that with your pediatrician next time you see him/her. ...Read more

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My 3 month old daughter has acold fever her body temperature is 36.2. She feels cold and she is sweating alot! I gave her 1.2ml of panedo?

My 3 month old daughter has acold fever her body temperature is 36.2. She feels cold and she is sweating alot! I gave her 1.2ml of panedo?

Cold/fever: Babies sweat when they lose their heat and also with fevers. With fever, the central body gets warm and extremities are cold. Panadol can be given every 4 hrs for the temp until resolved. I would observe her for other symptoms, not alert, rash, or other symptoms in the next 1-2 d and see MD to check if these symptoms progress. ...Read more

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41 male hairy body. Itching & discomfort on upper back especially after hot water, bath, sweating, cold temperature. Relief after itching no marks seen.

41 male hairy body. Itching & discomfort on upper back especially after hot water, bath, sweating, cold temperature. Relief after itching no marks seen.

Assuming no rash: Itching can be caused by dry skin, which hot water bathing makes worse. Turn down the temperature, moisturize daily, and if persists, see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a 17 month old to have a lot of sweating but his body to feel cold from head to toe while with a cold& cough?

Is it normal for a 17 month old to have a lot of sweating but his body to feel cold from head to toe while with a cold& cough?

Sick 17 mo old baby: This is not normal. Please call your doctor to have the baby examined asap. He probably has an infection that needs treatment. ...Read more

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My face color turns to yellow and I start sweating alot but not because of the high temprature because my hands feels cold and my body is cold!!!

My face color turns to yellow and I start sweating alot but not because of the high temprature because my hands feels cold and my body is cold!!!

See doctor: Turning yellow is possibly a sign of liver disease. Please see a doctor as soon as possible to have blood tests done to make sure your liver is normal. As far as your hands and feet being cold when you are hot this happens in some people. Make sure you are drinking enough water, at least 2 liters per day and even more if you are in a hot environment. Avoid caffeine and alcohol. ...Read more

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Toddler sweating after 15mins of sleep. We use prickly heat talc to stop the sweating, but his shoulder to back is cold to touch. What I need to do?

Toddler sweating after 15mins of sleep. We use prickly heat talc to stop the sweating, but his shoulder to back is cold to touch. What I need to do?

Do not: Sweating is the natural way the body react to change in temperature do not mask it and block it if the toddler is sweating a lot check the temperature and take him to a doctor do not block the sweating and keep him warm if cold and change his cloth often there is no short cut to take care of babies doctor can tell you why he is sweating
please take him to a doctor ...Read more

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My son is sweating, his skin is cold, stomach hurt and whole body is weak. What can be?

My son is sweating, his skin is cold, stomach hurt and whole body is weak. What can be?

See doctor: He needs to see a doctor asap. If you do not have a doctor who can see you right away, go to the er. There are so many possibilities: infection, food poisoning, flu, appendicitis. He needs complete evaluation and exam. ...Read more

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Does sjogren's syndrome cause sweating? I'm feeling a warmth/heat coming out of my body. But my toes and feet are always cold. Suggestions?

Does sjogren's syndrome cause sweating? I'm feeling a warmth/heat coming out of my body. But my toes and feet are always cold. Suggestions?

Not likely: Sjogren's Syndrome can affect any of the body's glands, including those that secrete sweat, saliva and oil. This means that the symptoms of Sjögren's syndrome are mainly due to dryness and lack of gland secretion. ...Read more

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I have severe cold, cough, sweating alot, slight fever of about 100-101 and body pain...is there a chance that I have swine flue or just normal flu?

I have severe cold, cough, sweating alot, slight fever of about 100-101 and body pain...is there a chance that I have swine flue or just normal flu?

Mgt: The swine flu is a type of influenza or flu infection, and since there is an outbreak in India, it may be possible. Your symptoms are indicative of a flu or flu like illness. If you are early in the course, Tamiflu (oseltamivir) may be started.
If the cough worsens or persists, antibiotics may be needed.

A follow up virtual appt can be made online:
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Code: NCYHPZ ...Read more

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Moderate to high fever for 14hours now. Too much body/back pain before the fever started, no cough, no cold, heavy sweating after taking medicine, pai?

Moderate to high fever for 14hours now. Too much body/back pain before the fever started, no cough, no cold, heavy sweating after taking medicine, pai?

Flu: Unlike a cold, flu symptoms usually come on suddenly. Another key difference is a fever, which might not happen with a cold. Http://www. Webmd. Com/cold-and-flu/flu-guide/adult-flu-symptoms ...Read more

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Had appendix removed 4 days ago. Taking amoxicillin. Been feeling hot and cold randomly. Tonight I woke up with my legs sweating and body but no feve?

Had appendix removed 4 days ago. Taking amoxicillin. Been feeling hot and cold randomly. Tonight I woke up with my legs sweating and body but no feve?

Call your surgeon: Anytime you are in the immediate postoperative period and you have symptoms that are unexplained, the best bet is to call the surgeon who did the procedure. If you cannot reach him promptly, consider the emergency room. Do not delay. Good luck. ...Read more

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18months had 3x Pneumonia history. Excessive sweating while asleep. We put prickly heat powder sweating stop but his back cold to touch any side effect?

18months had 3x Pneumonia history. Excessive sweating while asleep. We put prickly heat powder sweating stop but his back cold to touch any side effect?

TB check: Hi. Has the infant been around people with active TB? I've had patients from your country where every family member there in the Philippines had TB. I don't need to tell you TB is very prevalent there. Is the infant gaining weight appropriately? Please take the baby to a pediatrician who is tireless in looking for the cause of the pneumonia and sweating. ...Read more

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38yr old female - pinching chest pain on left side, pain between the shoulder blades, body is cold but I'm sweating. Family history of heart issues?

38yr old female - pinching chest pain on left side, pain between the shoulder blades, body is cold but I'm sweating. Family history of heart issues?

See a cardiologist: Chest pain could be cardiac, esophageal or musculoskeletal. Because you have a family hx of heart issues, cardiac problems need to be ruled out- so first see a cardiologist to make sure no cardiac problem exists- rest can be taken care by your pmd. ...Read more

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Perspiration (Definition)

Perspiration or sweat is the production of watery fluid from the skin to help regulate the ...Read more