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What is the cause of sudden fever intermittent in patient with renal failure?

What is the cause of sudden fever intermittent in patient with renal failure?

Need a lot more info: You've given too little detail, so you'll need to provide us with more. When you say renal failure, do you mean end-stage renal disease, acute renal failure, chronic renal failure, or something else? What other things are happening with the patient besides the occasional fever? What region of the world is the patient in? Any other concomitant illnesses? How high is the fever? ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Stroke (Definition)

Stroke is a loss of neurological function due to loss of blood flow to a part of the brain. This can be the result of clotting locally, an embolus from elsewhere in the vascular system or bleeding in the brain. It is usually manifest by a sudden ...Read more


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Asthma with high-grade fever. Already had a flu shot hence flu is ruled out. What is the possible cause? Patient went on a field trip the day before symptoms arose.

Asthma with high-grade fever. Already had a flu shot hence flu is ruled out. What is the possible cause? Patient went on a field trip the day before symptoms arose.

See below: Another viral or bacterial infection. Did the patient have an insect, or tick bite? That may cause allergic reaction, which sometimes can induce high fever, or infection, including more obscure things such as lyme disease etc. See a specialist. Also, flu shot does not give 100% protection, but this does not sound like it. ...Read more

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58 yr old lt patient. ..17 myths post op , . Sig pain lower part of stomach. Normal bm. No fever . Cause?

58 yr old lt patient. ..17 myths post op , .  Sig pain lower part of stomach. Normal bm. No fever . Cause?

Not enough info : Liver transplant patients are unique and can get common and uncommon causes of abdominal pain. You need to discuss this with your gastroenterologist or hepatilogist. ...Read more

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What could cause a CRP of 250 and sed rate of 50? Patient sev chest abd pain. Fever of only 100. Elevated d dimer.

What could cause a CRP of 250 and sed rate of 50? Patient sev chest abd pain. Fever of only 100. Elevated d dimer.

Amy illness: The inflammatory rakers you mentioned are high and indicate illness. Follow up with your md. ...Read more

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Can choroid fissure cyst be caused by injury? is it related to high fever & vomiting that the patient is suffering?

Can choroid fissure cyst be caused by injury? is it related to high fever & vomiting that the patient is suffering?

Choroid Fissure cyst: A choroid fissure cyst is a benign cyst located at the level of the choroid fissure. They can be an arachnoid cyst, neuroglial cyst or a neuroepithelial cyst. They are throught to occur during embryological development. They are rarely symptomatic, but if growing, can manifest in temporal partial seizures, for example. Treatment in this case is removal of the cyst or draining contents. Few sx's. ...Read more

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What can cause water retention in the lungs? Accompanied by fever ..Is a 68 year male diabetic patient..Pain around the ribs and chest

What can cause water retention in the lungs? Accompanied by fever ..Is a 68 year male  diabetic patient..Pain around the ribs and chest

Have it evaluated: A person with chest pain needs to be evaluated and treated appropriately. Multiple possible causes may be: heart attack, esophageal reflux, anxiety, musculoskeletal, pneumonia, pulmonary embolus, and aortic dissection. Have it evaluated right away to prevent potential serious complications. ...Read more

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I am patient 0f asthma, diabetese, hypertention, high cholestrol, reoccurent nassal polyp, anxiety, depression, brain anyerism, and un diagnosed fever from last 3 months what can be cause of fever, trreatment?

I am patient 0f asthma, diabetese, hypertention, high cholestrol, reoccurent nassal polyp, anxiety, depression, brain anyerism, and un diagnosed fever from last 3 months what can be cause of fever, trreatment?

Need subspecialist?: A fever of unknown origin (FUO) has a specific definition, most typically a prolonged fever over 101, with no obvious source after appropriate investigations. This may require an infectious disease specialist. A careful medical history and physical, esp of travel and work. Immune status is important. General categories of FUO include infections, autoimmune conditions, and malignancies. ...Read more

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How common do u see young patient with stroke. Is it becoming more cpmmon in young.Also what would be most common cause?

How common do u see young patient with stroke. Is it becoming more cpmmon in young.Also what would be most common cause?

Common: I recently had a 22 yo female that developed a stroke a month after she started oral contraceptives. Young patient can develop stroke depending upon their risk factors, such as genetic predisposition, hypertension, diabetes, obesity, a combination of smoking and oral contraceptives, etc. ...Read more

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Can a cardiac ablation cause strokes in patients?

Can a cardiac ablation cause strokes in patients?

Yes: The risk varies with the procedure, and is considerably higher when the procedure requires us to cross over to the left side of the heart or visit the aorta. With good protection, risk of major stroke in such procedures is ~1:250. There is also emerging evidence of "microstroke" which you'd never see in day to day life but which can show up on a special MRI looking specifically for it. ...Read more

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Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

Fever is the temporary increase in the body's temperature in response to some disease or illness. A child has a fever when the temperature is at or above one of ...Read more