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What does a body temp of 97.3 indicate possibly?

What does a body temp of 97.3 indicate possibly?

Sick or well person?: Everybody has a temperature. The temperature inside the body can be about 97.6 to 99.6 degrees (usually 98.6). So, a person who is very healthy and measures 97.3 may be normal in temperature and just has a thermometer that gave a slightly lower number. If a person is sickly or has some unusual symptoms, then 97.3 may be a reflection of the illness (hormonal problem, infection, anorexia, etc...). ...Read more

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Wot cause low body temp?

Wot cause low body temp?

See below: Hypothermia, broken thermometers, poor measuring technique and hypothyroidism. Normal body temp really is about 98.2 although 98.6 is the "standard." normal body temp may be a little lower for some, but i feel this is often over reported. ...Read more

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36 c body temp. What does that mean?

36 c body temp. What does that mean?

96.8 F: 37 c is considered the average normal internal temperature in humans. 37 c = 98.6 f. So, 36 c is a little low. Could be that a person is being measured under the arm or on the skin, instead of reflecting the internal temperature. ...Read more

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What could cause a body temp to drop to 92degrees?

What could cause a body temp to drop to 92degrees?

Bad thermometer or: A bad thermometer or incorrect temperature-taking technique is the usual cause of a 92 degree temperature reading, in a person who seems ok, or who is not in an obvious medical crisis. ...Read more

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What us really the normal body temp for me? Im 22, 140lbs, and 6ft. My temp this evening was 99.1 or 99.2

What us really the normal body temp for me? Im 22, 140lbs, and 6ft. My temp this evening was 99.1 or 99.2

Usually around 98.6 : Hoping your thermometer is accurate you may have a low grade fever. For some people up to 99 f is considered normal. Assuming this is a new sign, if persistent you better be checked for the reason, most common is an infection. ...Read more

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What's the importance of basil body temp and what should it be?

What's the importance of basil body temp and what should it be?

Progesterone: You may want to check the Mayo Clinic's website on this topic out: http://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/basal-body-temperature/basics/what-you-can-expect/prc-20019978 The ovary produces progesterone after ovulation, which is responsible for a sharp rise in body temp. Taking her temperature every morning enables a woman to determine, if and when she ovulated. ...Read more

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My body temp is 95 what is wrong?

My body temp is 95 what is wrong?

Broken thermometer: The fact that you are asking the question betrays your lucidity. I'd say you're fine and need a new thermometer. If you're not feeling well please seek help now. ...Read more

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