Excessive Sweating, Fever, Night Sweats And Shaking Chills (Rigors)

Reviewed on 8/31/2020

Fever, chills, and night sweats are common symptoms that can accompany a wide variety of medical conditions, including respiratory infections like influenza, sinusitis, or viral sore throat (pharyngitis). These symptoms would typically be accompanied by other symptoms as well. Keep track of all your symptoms, and seek the advice of a doctor if you are concerned.

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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