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Fever 101 for 12 days

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • June 25, 2009
  • 11:04 PM

I am a 30 yr old woman and have had a fever, body aches, chills, and heavy sweating for 12 days. It comes down with Tylenol, but goes right back up when it wears off. I have no rashes, pains (other than body aches when fever is up), sore throat, breathing problems or any clues to what the problem is. I've been on 2 different antibiotics, but neither worked. I am about to start a third, but I am not optimistic, as it does not seem much different than the last antibiotic. Blood Work and urine are normal. I am going back to the doctor in 3 days if the third antibiotic does not help. What could be wrong with me???

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  • My Husband is facing exactly the same problem... fever, body aches, chills, for 12 days. no rashes, pains (other than body aches when fever is up),no sore throat,no breathing problems took 2 different antibiotics, but neither worked. Urine tests and culture are normal. widal blood test says trace for typhoid... yet doctor said he can confirm only after blood culture results...2 days more to get the result... any ideas???
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