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Recovering from flu, clammy skin at night

I m just getting over the flu which i had for a week and a half. however, i m still experiencing clammy skin at night. not a bad sweat but enough to make me uncomfortable. what is the problem?
Asked On : Sun, 18 Mar 2012
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Since you just had a viral illness, it is quite common to have some form of skin rashes associated with these viral illness.
The skin problems can vary from a simple discomfort to gross itching or red rashes or raised skin lesions.
Sometimes even lesions of urticaria can develop.
This seems to be happening in your case leading to the associated discomfort and itching.
You might need a course of oral antihistamines for the same.
See a dermatologist if it persists or increases.

Dr Geetika Paul
Answered: Tue, 31 Dec 2013
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