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High fever & congested nasal and chest, please help

My husband has a temperature of 103.6 he is 47 years old, he is congested nasal and chest, he says his back hurts and he has a headache. He refuses to go to the doctor he says its just a cold, it sounds like pneumonia to me ? What do you think ?
Asked On : Fri, 11 Feb 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
High grade fever with chest congestion, Pneumonia be it bacterial or viral can be considered apart from malaria which now a days does not show classical signs and can present even with chest congestion, so as Dr.Arif suggested, get your husband fully evaluated so that proper treatment can be initiated as soon as possible.I hope he takes things seriously,as people do land up in ICU's with malaria and pneumonia too.
Answered: Sun, 13 Feb 2011
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Homeopath Dr. Arif. K. Kaware's  Response
hi stephanie;
your husband may be having viral fever as per your description;here you have not mentioned since how many days he has this fever.If it is since one day then some thing like Tab-CROCIN every 6 hourly can help him;but still i would suggest that you show him to a doctor close to your residence.
Answered: Fri, 11 Feb 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Anisha Parmar's  Response
since how long he is having these this temp remaining constant if you feel that heaviness &some what pain in chest then you can conclude that chest is congested if nasal congestion is there then there may be some what nasal discharge.if he is having these symptom more then wk it would be due to higher infection chances of pneumonia are can take cap step of vasu pharma 2cap 3times &chosath prahri piper 2tab 3times for 2wk.
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