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Male71. Urinal inf. 7am gentamcin 160mg inj, 1pm huge tremors, t37.6c, dexamtz 8mg. 1.30pm tremors end. Kidney ok, urine bactr, leuk 14.9. Trem cause?
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Dr. James Cunnar
Family Medicine
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In brief: Improving UTI
Tough question.
Your tremors are likely due to resolution of your complicated infection. Sometimes, certain bacteria release toxins which can cause rigors, or bad shakes. It isn't uncommon for patients over 70 to not have fever associated with rigors.

In brief: Improving UTI
Tough question.
Your tremors are likely due to resolution of your complicated infection. Sometimes, certain bacteria release toxins which can cause rigors, or bad shakes. It isn't uncommon for patients over 70 to not have fever associated with rigors.
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