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01 Aug 2008

High fever
I have had high fever for 2 days now, with aching upper body. I am short of breath and any deep breathing makes me cough-dry cough. Tight chest and difficult to breathe.
I do not have any headaches or nausea- as I have been in the bush hunting, i dont see it as being tick fever.
I do not have other typical flu symptoms like blocked nose or sore throat. What may I be suffering from? Just a viral strain?
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01 Jan 0001


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It is possible that you have a viral lower respiratory tract infection, i.e. bronchitis, that is causing your symptoms. I recommend that you consult a GP, to have a chest x-rays done and to get a prescription for medication to alleviate your symptoms.

Kind regards

Dr Anrich Burger
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