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Doctor insights on: Symptoms Of Post Viral Syndrome

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Positive test to epstein barr 3 yrs go. Had 'post viral syndrome' since. Symptoms: ongoing flu and malaise. Elevated rf, liver enzymes. What can I do?

Positive test to epstein barr 3 yrs go. Had 'post viral syndrome' since. Symptoms: ongoing flu and malaise. Elevated rf, liver enzymes. What can I do?

See specialists...: A rheumatologist and an infectious disease specialist can evaluate to see if more can be done to decrease symptoms. A hepatologist (liver specialist) can help if there is ongoing liver damage. An immunologist (specialist in immune system disorders) may have some helpful ideas also. ...Read more

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What is viral syndrome?

What is viral syndrome?

A vague description: A collection of symptoms resulting from an infection caused by a virus (for example, the combination of fever, sore throat and runny nose). ...Read more

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What is post viral syndrome?

What is post viral syndrome?

See below:: Post-viral fatigue syndrome (pvfs) is a condition or conditions characterized by fatigue following a viral infection. The term is not widely used, but the state of prolonged or severe fatigue after illness is not uncommon. Some people experience fatigue and related symptoms for months or years following a severe viral infection. ...Read more

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How long does viral syndrome last for?

How long does viral syndrome last for?

Depends: Typical viral syndromes last a few days up to two weeks. Some viruses can cause symptoms which last much longer. ...Read more

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Can post viral syndrome last 1o years with intermittent sx?

Can post viral syndrome last 1o years with intermittent sx?

Yes depends on the: virus. Virulent things like hepatitis B, HIV, EBV, CMV, herpes, or anything that likes to replicate in your body from time to time, can cause post viral syndrome for a long time. You may need to get yourself checked with all these major infections. ...Read more

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I am suffering from post viral syndrome, what can I do about it?

I am suffering from post viral syndrome, what can I do about it?

Post viral: Simplistically the post viral fatiigue, malaise, and maybe cough or sinus symptoms may linger for a few weeks. Treat your particular symptoms with otc meds. Get enough sleep and have proper eating habits and it is amazing that most things heal with proper time. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get over a post viral syndrome? What are the affects?

How long does it take to get over a post viral syndrome? What are the affects?

Depends: Depends what kind of virus. Influenza like virus related syndrome can take a couple of weeks to recover from. Epstein barr virus can cause chronic type syndromes that last longer. Fatigue and flu like symptoms beyond 2 weeks warrants further medical evaluation. ...Read more