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What causes swollen nose, fever, diarrhea, body pain and tiredness?

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Posted on Thu, 14 May 2015
Question: My 26 year daughter had a swollen nose this morning. We thought it was hay fever but she is now running a temperature, feels achy, tired and feverish. She has diarrhoea as well.
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Answered by Dr. Noble Zachariah (36 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Likely to be a viral infection

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Welcome and thanks for your query.
The symptoms are suggestive of a viral infection.
The treatment is symptomatic. She can be given paracetamol, nasal decongestant, antihistamine and oral rehydration fluid.
If the symptoms worse she should be seen by a doctor and investigated.
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Brief Answer: Likely to be a viral infection Detailed Answer: Hello, Welcome and thanks for your query. The symptoms are suggestive of a viral infection. The treatment is symptomatic. She can be given paracetamol, nasal decongestant, antihistamine and oral rehydration fluid. If the symptoms worse she should be seen by a doctor and investigated.