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What could I do to determine if I have the real flu or flu symptoms due to herpes?

What could I do to determine if I have the real flu or flu symptoms due to herpes?

Consult yoiur doctor: There is a simple test that can determine if yoiu have the flue. It is a rapidtest so you will get an answer quickly. If it is not flue, your physician will direct yoiur evaluation and diagnosis. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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What could happen if you don't have the MMR jab? I know you could get the illnesses (measles, mumps and rubella) but is there anything else?

What could happen if you don't have the MMR jab? I know you could get the illnesses (measles, mumps and rubella) but is there anything else?

Long term issues: Measles:can cause encephalitis with brain damage in 1/1000 and death in 3/1000 cases. Mumps can cause pregnancy loss, male sterility, mild encephalitis, other problems and occasional death in adults. Rubella, while relatively mild in most, occasionally produces encephalitis in the patient.It is well known for producing miscarriage, birth defects and mental retardation in infants infected in the womb. ...Read more

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I have symptoms of an allergic reaction but how do I know if it could be something worse?

I have symptoms of an allergic reaction but how do I know if it could be something worse?

See your doctor: Speak to your doctor. He knows your history. He can examine you and do tests to see what is going on. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my child had a high fever for 3 days then after fever left she got a rash all over what could it be?

What do you suggest if my child had a high fever for 3 days then after fever left she got a rash all over what could it be?

Roseola: This sounds like a classic description of roseola. It is a viral childhood disease that usually peaks in incidence in the summer months, but can happen any time of year. Pretty much it's as you describe. A few days of fever, then fever breaks and rash appears. Rash resolves within a week. Once rash appears, child no longer contagious. Usually kids get it before age 3. ...Read more

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What could cause a testical infection. I have never had sex so it can't be STD. What could cause it?

What could cause a testical infection. I have never had sex so it can't be STD. What could cause it?

Pain: If you are only having pain in your testicle without swelling, it could be related to trauma, mastubartion, testicular torsion. If there is swelling: it could indicate infetion like epidydimitis which needs simple antibotics to fix it. ...Read more

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I had a nurse say I had a fever. I was wondering if my thinking can cause the thing they use to determine if you have a fever can cause a fever when you don't have a fever ?

I had a nurse say I had a fever. I was wondering if  my thinking can cause the thing they use to determine if you have a fever can cause a fever when you don't have a fever ?

No: No, the thing they use to check for fever (called a thermometer) cannot cause a fever in you. So, whether you have a fever or not has nothing to do with the thing they used to measure you temperature. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my period is worse every other month, what kind of problems could I have, if any?

What do you suggest if my period is worse every other month, what kind of problems could I have, if any?

Heavy or painful?: The period is "worse" but you don't specify what makes it "worse." If it is pain and cramping is one answer. If it is heavy or clotting bleeding quite another. Both answers involve seeing a GYN MD for assessment and care. ...Read more

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Is it possible I have developed adult asthma? What could cause this?

Yes: Asthma can occur at any age unfortunately. Causes are varied. I would to to your doctor for a thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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Was wondering if cramps could be anything to do with dehydration, and if not, what could cause it?

Was wondering if cramps could be anything to do with dehydration, and if not, what could cause it?

Cramps: Yes, dehydration can cause cramps. Another associated problem could be imbalances in blood sodium that may also result from dehydration ...Read more

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Does having a head cold cause dizziness after the cold has past? What if you don't know if you have an inner ear problem? Could a cold bring it out?

Does having a head cold cause dizziness after the cold has past? What if you don't know if you have an inner ear problem? Could a cold bring it out?

Possible: Colds can have you feeling weird and dizzy afterwards. Viral respiratory infections sometimes lead to vestibular neuritis (inflammation of the cranial nerve that controls balance) which will lead to a very specific form of dizziness called vertigo. ...Read more

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What to do if I was diagnosed with a viral exanthem. does that relate or mean I have hiv?

What to do if I was diagnosed with a viral exanthem. does that relate or mean I have hiv?

No: A viral exanthem is a general term for any viral illness that has a rash as one of its features. There are hundreds of viruses that do so. Measles is a virus that could be considered a viral exanthem. ...Read more

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I have a fever what can be the reason?

I have a fever what can be the reason?

Need2B Cn: Fever is the body's way of defending itself from an underlying disease.B cn & get a definable DX & go from there. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I have already had fifths disease once, will the rash appear if i catch it again?

Can you tell me if I have already had fifths disease once, will the rash appear if i catch it again?

Unlikely : If you had fifth disease in the past you are considered immune. There are some look-alike viruses that can be mistaken for this process, which likely accounts for the overdiagnosis. Most practitioners do not verify the diagnosis with available blood tests. It is such a benign process, most consider it unworthy of the extra effort. ...Read more

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What happens if you had rubella what would you have caught?

What happens if you had rubella what would you have caught?

Confusing question: If you had rubella, you caught the German Measles, ie rubella. It is much milder than the regular measles but much more distructive to a developing fetus in the womb. ...Read more

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I need to know if this rash is a heat rash, allergic reaction or something else since it happened after I had my blood drawn today?

I need to know if this rash is a heat rash, allergic reaction or something else since it happened after I had my blood drawn today?

Need more info: Where is the rash? What does it look like? If the rash is only at the site near the needle puncture, you may be allergic to the solution applied to disinfect the skin or to the bandaid that was applied after the needle puncture. If the rash is elsewhere, then it is not likely to be related to having blood drawn. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more


Dr. Brandon Greene
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Mmr (Definition)

It is a comination vaccine to prevent three diseases ...Read more