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What causes low grade fever with headache?

yes I am a 57 yr old female with activated hep c to stage 4 on the liver. the last 5 days have been hell woke up one morn, low grade fever, bad headache which I cant get rid of neither nausea but no vomiting yet lots and lots of pain in upper left side back area feels like pluricy or hurts when I inhale any ideas?
Mon, 2 Mar 2015
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Dear,
Welcome to HCM
Your problem of fever, headache on a background of hep c condition, warrants investigation for any brain infective, encephalopathy like condition.
A base line investigation of complete liver function profile, renal function test, blood haemogram and counts, and MRI brain is suggestible.
An urgent consultation to local physician is advisable.
Regards,
Dr Pankaj Borade
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