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Brucellosis - summer 2007

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • 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 26 symptoms listed below:
Flu-like symptoms
Fever
Sweats
Headaches
Back pains
Physical weakness
Joint pain
Enlarged liver
Enlarged spleen
Relapsing cycles of fevers
Flu-like symptoms
Asymptomatic
Fever
Weakness
Headache
Muscle pain
Night sweats
Fatigue
Enlarge lymph nodes
Enlarged spleen
Enlarged liver
Osteomyositis localized infection
Spleen abscess localized infection
Inflammation of testes localized infection
Endocarditis localized infection
Lung infection localized infection

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  • i live on cape cod ma - and last year i had all those symptoms - but it was babesiosis (a tick borne illness) which is prevelent on long island ny - have you been treated? the treatment (if the same) is worse than the symptoms - quinine (large doses) and clyndimicin
    frosty02631 1 Replies
    • November 29, 2007
    • 11:05 AM
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