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Chest Pains, Fever, Sweats

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  • Posted By: msanchezgb
  • July 3, 2008
  • 05:42 PM

Admitted to ER via ambulance- diagnosis pericarditis
follow-up with dr next day - NO pericarditis Hay Fever ???
second opinion two days later - Referral to cardiologist
Cardiologist see dr- Asthma
DR - No asthma
Admitted to ER again- unknown run lots of labs, EKG, ECG, Stress Test, CT Scan still waiting for all labs to come back but radiology says looks good.

This has been going on 5 weeks of crazy diagnosis, any ideas?

Symptoms- Fever ranging from normal to 103.7 worse at night and in morning.
Sweats- saturating pillows & sheets at night
Chest Pain Breathing trouble.
Loss of appetite, weight loss of 15 lbs in two weeks, naseua, fatigue
Blood work- high cholesterol, c reactive protein levels 30x normal, platelet count high,
High blood pressure/hypertension 2 only within last 5 weeks. Cannot perform any activities without sweat & fever must rest for 2 hours after any activity such as washing dishes etc. Could have ran a marathon 5 weeks ago.

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  • get checked for TB you dont always have to hack up blood to have TB
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