A fever — also known as a high fever or a high temperature — is not by itself an illness. It’s usually a symptom of an underlying condition, most often an infection. This is a serious condition and should not be left untreated.
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Caused by cluster or umbrella of diseases, some are life threatening, others aren’t. Most feared causes for chest pain are myocardial infarction caused by ischemic coronary artery disease, pulmonary embolism caused by blood clot in lungs, and pneumothorax caused by collapsed lungs.
Respiratory condition which is caused by constricting of airway vessels and excess mucus production causing shortness of breath, chest tightness, coughing, wheezing and mucus production.
Allergy symptoms include itchy eyes and skin, sneezing, nasal congestion, wheezing, and rash. Seasonal allergies result from grass, weed, tree pollen, or molds. Cat and dog dander allergies are common. Food allergies include peanut or milk.
Acid Reflux is caused by back flow of acid from stomach to esophagus causing heart burn and possibly ulcers of stomach and even cancer if not treated.
Sprains and strains are used interchangeably to describe everything from a twisted ankle to a pulled hamstring, but they are two specific injuries.
A fracture (broken bone) is a common injury caused when a force exerted on a bone causes it to break. A closed fractures occurs when the broken bone does not puncture the skin. If it does protrude through the skin, it is called an open fracture.
Pain management is important for ongoing pain control, especially if you suffer with long-term or chronic pain. After getting a pain assessment, your doctor can prescribe pain medicine, other pain treatments, or psychotherapy to help with pain relief.
Common cause of bacterial throat infection specially in Children caused by group A streptococcus, often presents with fever, throat pain, throat swelling, redness, white spots, difficulty swallowing, enlarged lymph nodes around neck, headaches, body aches.
Skin infection that presents with fever, redness, swelling, warm or hot to touch and often tender on palpation.
While cold symptoms can make you feel bad for a few days, flu symptoms can make you feel quite ill for a few days to weeks.
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Many etiologies can cause abdominal pain or discomfort. Pain can be dull, burning, stabbing, crampy, sudden or intermittent. Pain can be located in four quadrants and also epigastric area. The four quadrants care composed of right upper quadrant, right lower quadrant, left upper quadrant and left lower quadrant.
A heart attack occurs when the blood flow to a part of the heart is blocked by a blood clot.
Inflammation of the airways causes them to narrow and secrete thick mucus, or phlegm, which clogs the small airways, causing the characteristic cough of bronchitis, wheezing, and shortness of breath.