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Continuous Low grade fever - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am Dr....
User :   i had low level fever from last few days , 98.4 to 99.4 F ..
User :   i go for some blood tests
Doctor :   go ahead
User :   Salmonella Typhi IgG and IgM Antibody tests ...
User :   T-IgG ........ Positive T-IgM ........ negative
User :   then i go for cbc , LFT`s and EsR
User :   CBC
User :   EOS: 1.17 (Normal range: 0 - 0.8 x10.e 3/μl)
User :   %EOS: 11.4 (Normal range: 0 - 6%)
Doctor :   OK
User :   and other rangers are normal
Doctor :  
What is this for T-IgG
User :   telling you some
Doctor :   T-IgG ........ Positive T-IgM ........ negative
User :   T-IgG ........ Positive
User :   T-IgM ........ negative
Doctor :   Did they mention explnation
Doctor :   in the lab test report
User :   yes let me tell you
Doctor :   OK
User :   Igm positive only : suggestive of the acute stage of the disease
Doctor :   for what disease
User :   thyfiod fever
User :   typhoid fever
Doctor :   IK
Doctor :   *OK
Doctor :   Do you have cough?
User :   test name : Typhi IgG and IgM antibodies
User :   nope
Doctor :   Ok
User :   very less cough
Doctor :   Do you have any beating problem?
User :   beating problem ?
Doctor :   *breathing
Doctor :   y/n
User :   no , but i feel infection in chest as throat also some pain
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   DO you throat pain constantly?
User :   not constant
Doctor :   Do you have chest pain?
User :   only when i touch the chest then i feel
User :   i am on lovofloxacin from last 5 days , and i thing EOS ratio in CBC is high due to that drug
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   May I know know your age?
User :   27 yearws
Doctor :   How long do you have this low grade fever?
User :   from 6 to 7 days i think
Doctor :   SO you think this was not normal from previous temperatures
User :   yes becuase i also feel general illness with hot flashes
Doctor :   What is the latest temperature?
User :   98.2 F
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   DO you think it is normal or abnormal?
User :   its is offcourse normal
Doctor :   So your possible infection might have subsided
User :   at night i feel fever
Doctor :   Did you had chest XR
User :   no checst Xray
Doctor :   Skin test for TB even though you have no cough and weight loss, I will advice ehm to be done
User :   TB tests ?
Doctor :   If you feel if you are running temperatures high , get the chest XY and skin Tuberculosis tests done
User :   ok
User :   and if temp not run high then ?
Doctor :   I recommend you consult your MD after the results

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