Rat-bite fever

What is Rat-bite fever?

It is an acute febrile illness caused by bacteria , where carriers are rodents which bite human beings.

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I have swollen occipital lymph node on right side, stabbing pain in right extremely sensitive right forehead slight sore throat right side. Dr had...

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Thanks for your query.

Lymph nodes usually swell when a part of the body is infected. Occipital lymph nodes that swell may therefore be an...

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swollen lymphI have had a bump on the left side of my neck 2 days ago. it had gotten swollen where it had hurt to touch. today I have a fever of...

doctor1 MD

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1. The most common cause will be an inflamed lymph node (there are about 300 lymph nodes normally present in the head and neck...

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hi....i'm 24 years old female..and for past two days i have a swell in my neck and have diagnosed to be "swollen lymph nodes"....i have symptoms...

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Hi and thanks for the query,

Swollen lymph nodes, especially if you have noticed only for the past two days usually results from an acute...

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