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  • Red cheeks but not rosacia

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 28, 2014 10:32 PM

    I am a 16 year old girl and have dealt with red cheeks all my life but my doctors say that it isn't rosacia. Naturally they are a light red but when i get hot, embarrassed, exercise, get sick or get allergies my cheeks get extremely red. My forehead and chin also get red but not as much as my...

  • Every few weeks: low-grade fever (99-99.8) + light-headed + muscle fatigue. Any ideas? Auto-immune?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 28, 2014 10:26 PM

    I feel silly because none of these symptoms are all that serious, but put them together and it's difficult to get through daily life. Every few weeks, it's the same: low-grade fever (99-99.8ish) + light-headed + muscle fatigue. This lasts for a few days, during which time I feel useless. Very...

  • Lyme or immune response?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 28, 2014 10:14 PM

    On July of 2013 I noticed a sharp increase in my muscle twitches. I've had muscle twitching since 2011 and it was ruled benign. Following that I had pressure in my feet, chest, upper spine, pinchers in my back muscles, seeing bright colors and my feet tingle. Now I have bad neuropathy in my feet,...

  • What am I allergic to if I have chronic vulvitis with eosinophils cells.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 22, 2014 05:19 PM

    I just had a biopsy last month and found out I have chronic vulvitis with eosinophil cells, which means I'm allergic to something. BUT WHAT? I've had vulva inflammation for years. Sometimes it's hardly noticeable, but other times it's inflamed, itchy, burning and swollen around the opening and...

  • 5 months, 4 doctors and 3 trips to the emergency room. What more can I do to be taken seriously?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 22, 2014 04:58 PM

    Hi, let me begin by saying how grateful I am that I am not the only one going through this horrible, undiagnosed, state of limbo and also a little alarmed at the state of the health care diagnostic system. My symptoms started last June and have been getting worse by the day it seems like. I was...

  • Yes I have seen a thread that has identical symptoms as I do. Inner thigh blotchy bruising.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 22, 2014 04:27 PM

    In addition to that over the last few months I have went into intense scratching on my arms mostly and some other areas. But the same area on my upper arms feels like a burning tingly attack. In this area my skin feels hot and I guess I can only explain the sensation as if 1000 Mosquitos just bit...

  • started 3yrs ago, pain,swelling, pressure neck head, under arms groin, rash here and there with itch

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 6, 2014 05:38 PM

    red spots on both sides of neck in a line alot of pressure in head when lying down , skin sometimes pale ,then red, have been to doctor and tested for all kinds of things all comes back okay.

  • Desperate! Appendix and random pains and itches?

    ConcernedCitizen 0 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 6, 2014 05:40 PM

    Ok here's a quick background. I had weird appendix-located sensations a few times in the past. The last couple times, however, went from a slight dull sensation with an itch to a dull ache queasiness in upper abdomen area (only very slight moments I knew wouldn't get far at an ER.) Now for added...

  • What's wrong with me? Clubbed fingers etc.

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 6, 2014 05:48 PM

    Hello ! I decided to write because I'm some incredible case , and so far no one could diagnose me. In January 2013 i got pregnant (for nine months I've had several times hemoptysis) .My doughter was born in September2013 and October I had the first X-ray was totally fine , but I was getting worse....

  • trouble breathing when exercising, sleeping , cough and chest and back tightness ,extreme fatigue

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. October 6, 2014 05:52 PM

    over the past 2 years I have constant breathing troubles- lots of thick plem coughed up - have to sleep on 3 pillows to breathe - chronic tiredness even after 10 hrs sleep - loss of appetite and weight loss. I know my body and that there is something not right with my lungs - I have had chest...

  • Total insomnia/neurological disorder- please help,very scared

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. July 9, 2014 06:38 PM

    Hi, my name's Josh, I'm 25 years of age, and was perfectly healthy before all this, except for some swollen nodes under my ears that would get sore every once and a while. I have a horrible issue here and think I may have a severe neurological disorder or fatal insomnia and possibly dying. This is...

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  • Feel extremely depressed when I'm hungry?

    Crashoran 3 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. February 20, 2012 03:12 AM

    I know this sounds really strange, but when I go for a period of time between meals that is longer than normal, I start to get extremely depressed. Almost to the point where I honestly feel like committing suicide. I don't understand this at all. So many negative thoughts fill my head and for some...

  • Desperate to feel better.. mucus, saliva, choking, etc..

    h.debi3 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. April 7, 2011 03:15 PM

    Am new here but decided it couldnt hurt to try as i am running out of ideas. Back in November 2010 I started noticing i had trouble swallowing, especially noticed it at night. Not that it hurt to swallow, just that I wasnt able to, like it felt like my body didnt want to. Also felt like my tongue...

  • Joint crepitus, joint stiffness, and all around problems

    Jackyj 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. March 2, 2011 02:24 AM

    Hey, i dont usually end up on forums and places like this, but i am lost and have absolutely no where else to turn, so im hopping someone here is going through the same problems or can guide me in the Right Direction.My Problem is a long read, but please read through it. I am not sure if all of...

  • Dizziness, insomnia, sinus/head pressure

    rocknnroll 2 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. November 9, 2010 05:09 PM

    Hello all,I've been struggling with these symptoms now for...well over a month, at least. The dizziness started first, seldom at first then more and more noticeable. Over the past two weeks they've become serious and are keeping me from living my life.I've been to my primary care physician three...

  • 3 year old son with Dilated cardiomyopathy

    hunggimiko 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. August 23, 2010 01:44 AM

    Hi AllPlease kindly let me know what is the chances for a Dilated Myocardiopathy recovery. I have a 3 year old son and he was diagnose with DCM six month ago. At first his EF was only 23%, last time I have hime echo, the EF was aruond 40%, but still his heart is not getting any smaller. Please...

  • Severe jaw pain and swollen glands, have not been diagnosed yet?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. June 26, 2010 04:23 PM

    I have had jaw pain for over a year accompanied by what I thought to be sinus infections (last summer). The sinus infections stopped around January, but the jaw pain got worse and is only on one side. Thinking it was due to a rotting wisdom tooth I had the tooth pulled. The pain did not go away...

  • Burning "down there" accompanied by severe need to urinate...

    RLWard82 2 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. April 5, 2010 01:09 PM

    Symptoms: burning when urinating, chills, constant feeling of need to urinate with lack thereof, constant pressure/burning at urethral opening Onset: usually feelings start after peeing Frequency: once every 2-3 months Duration: 2-7 days There is a constant burning sensation down below, one that...

  • Plantar Warts

    Star541 2 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. February 8, 2010 06:59 PM

    Hi..I had 4 plantar warts cut out back in December last year.They were on the bottom of my feet.3 on one foot and 1 on the other.I was told that they may come back.My question is I don't think they ever left.My feet are still so sore and hard.I am living on advil 3-4 times a day.When I asked the dr...

  • Natural light (sunlight) makes me tired

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. January 4, 2010 09:28 AM

    I've tried to explain this problem to a doctor but she didn't believe me. Sunlight makes me sleepy. When I am in a place with natural lighting I am very tired, I can't focus, I have trouble keeping my eyes open, I'm disoriented, my mind is foggy, I have every symptom of severe fatigue. When I move...

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