Chills, Fever And High Blood Pressure

Reviewed on 10/15/2020

Many infections can cause fever and chills, such as influenza or gastroenteritis. In these cases it is likely that other symptoms including nonspecific symptoms like body aches may also be present. High blood pressure can accompany an infection or may be present due to unrelated causes. If you have a high fever, seek immediate medical attention, and talk to your doctor any time you are concerned about your symptoms.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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