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  • 24-year-old women presented in emergency room with fever and ARDS and nephrotic syndrome and elevate

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases June 24, 2015 06:22 PM

    And liver enzyme and discociosness

  • Still waiting on a diagnosis..

    hismom 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases June 18, 2013 11:19 AM

    Two months ago my ten year old's right leg was swollen. He had an ultrasound and I was told he had a bakers cyst that had ruptured and it would go away on it's own..keep leg elevated. It did go away after a week or so. Last week he felt his knee swelling again and thought it was the cyst returning....

  • A conundrum! Possibly tropical fever etc.

    Carumba 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases April 11, 2012 10:07 PM

    Hi All,I would be very grateful for any ideas you have on a health problem I have...Normally based in the UK, I travelled to Ghana during the first week of 2012. There I suffered some diarreah and fatigue, likely due to food poisoning and took Pepto Bismol for it. While there I did eat some...

  • rocky mountian spootted fever

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases May 13, 2011 08:09 PM

    i had rmsf 37 years ago i was 2 years old at the time i dont remember much about it except the spinal tap i had done the doctors said my temp was between 103 and 108 it spiked at 109.3 the doctors also said i would probably by affeceted by the high temps that i had i have scares all over my legs...

  • Rmsf

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases April 3, 2011 08:20 PM

    i have been having problems for a long time now, do not remember getting tick bite but did have a rash a while back that i attributed to moving in to new place that had well water with that funky smell (sulfur?) and ignored it, shortly after that i started having increased fatigue and migrane...

  • It is HIV?

    worriedblog 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases February 7, 2011 11:45 AM

    Hello Dr,Apologies for this long post but the Symptoms really killing me.Let me start with some details.I had exposure of Unprotected Vaginal with a female about 9 weeks ago whom i didn't know and met through one of my cousin.She lives alone and drinks every night and had multiple sexual...

  • The Long Road.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases December 10, 2010 05:25 AM

    Hi. I was just recently diagnosed with RRF. I was a very active person, playing basketball, golf & also going to the gym. I ended up hurting my knees working on my fathers dairy farm but was still able to do gym. Then one day I noticed the day after doing bicep curls that my mucsles would ache. I...

  • Rmsf

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases August 23, 2010 01:58 PM

    My husband had RMSF in April 09 we did not know that and he went two weeks i rushed him to the hospital and he was A Fib they had to treat him for his heart they told me he was having a heart attack which i knew he already had tacacadia but they told me had i waited 24 more hours he would not be...

  • Yellow fever injection

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases September 14, 2009 07:42 AM

    I have a cold at the moment. I want to travel to Buenos Aires for a week (departing 23 Sep). I understand that the yellow fever injection is not compulsory, just recommended.Correct? Further, I know I cannot have the injection while I'm sick, but will it have any effect if a take it 3-4 days before...

  • Glandular Fever

    Mattsmith 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases June 25, 2009 01:25 PM

    I have glandular fever and read the spleen swells up and to avoid sport, can i still have sex with my gf?I have glandular fever and read the spleen swells up and to avoid sport, can i still have sex with my gf? Im worried about the spleen rupturing, not spreading the infectionAlso, i'm unsure of...

  • Yellow Fever

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases October 20, 2008 02:22 PM

    Grrr...I need to know if and how yellow fever affects the digestive system...This project is a little confusing and I have a feeling I am going to be doing a TON of reserch!!

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  • Cat scratch disease... please help :(

    AvidCyclist76 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases September 18, 2008 09:45 PM

    I am suffering from Cat Scratch Disease. I have been through 3 courses of various antibiotics. I am now on Steriods because my shoulder does not work and is inflamed. All of the glands in my neck, shoulders, and now my right side of my groin area are swollen. I have a fever everyday even though I...

  • West Nile Virus

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases July 18, 2008 03:11 PM

    I live in central Canada. My husband was diagnosed with West Nile Fever last year. He was one of the lucky ones who only had flu like symptoms and recovered without encephalitis. What I am trying to find out is if he has immunity to the virus now. I have been finding conflicting answers. Does...

  • Anybody have any idea what this was?

    whatitis 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases March 13, 2008 03:13 PM

    Hi all,I'm hoping someone can help me out. Doctor's think I just had a random 1 of a billion viruses out there....here's my story.Back in December '06 I came down with a bout of Strept throat. Then in February I came down with the worst illness of my life! fever up to 104 for 5 days, sore throat,...

  • My son has fevers of unknown origin and anemia, purple spells?!

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases February 27, 2008 01:56 AM

    Hi everyone! I am going to try to make this as quick and painless as possible! Here goes!In september my (now) 16 month old Joshua got his first of 8 "fevers of unknown origin". He has NO other symptoms. NO flu, cold, vomit, anything to speak of. He has had his blood drawn during these fevers 3...

  • Streptococcal Blood Bacteria (flesh eating) plz help

    BeautifulStranger 6 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases December 26, 2007 07:24 PM

    Hi everyone, First I am so glad I came across such informatic website :) Happy holidays all! ok, I need everyones input and help on this problem.Last Sept. I had (Chondromallecia Patella) both knees caps were displaced due to inner thighs muscle weakness and outer thighs were stronger and thus r...

  • HELP!!! ASO TITRE is High!!!

    Anonymous 4 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases December 26, 2007 06:33 PM

    Hi everyone, First I am so glad I came across such informatic website :) Happy holidays all! ok, I need everyones input and help on this problem. Last Sept. I had (Chondromallecia Patella) both knees caps were displaced due to inner thighs muscle weakness and outer thighs were stronger and thus...

  • Brucellosis - summer 2007

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases October 19, 2007 09:21 PM

    I would like to hear about anyone who believes that they have suffered from symptoms consistent with Brucellosis. I live on Long Island, New York. I have been sick since August 2007. I visit New York City. The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for Brucellosis includes the...

  • Terrible desease or infection..need help

    Anonymous 5 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases July 10, 2007 10:39 AM

    About 17 months ago I noticed that the tip of my nose was loosing a lot of the soft tissue, The skin appeared normal, no breaks or injuries. My nose was really stinging & turning very pail. Over the last 17 months I have been loosing soft tissue everywhere in my body, especially round boney parts,...

  • Child with Nightmares, Fevers

    ravynwytch 6 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases April 3, 2007 10:15 PM

    A friend of mine has a 2 yr old child who has recently developed these screaming nightmares. The child awakens after no more than 2 hours of sleep, screaming bloody murder, and running a fever of 103.7. After several trips to the ER and to their regular doctor, this poor mother even contacted a...