advertisement
Question
Posted by: nev | 2006/10/27

symptoms of flu

hi

my father as night is so hot that he sweats up a pool, but he needs to be covered because he says that he is getting cold. When i make the bed in the morning, his pillows are sopping wet from the sweat, we can't even put it on the bed...souds like flu, but he isn't sick, hasn't got any of the other sypmptoms. Please help

Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question
Our expert says:
Expert ImageDietDoc

Dear Nev
You don't mention how long these symptoms have been going on?? If this is a sudden thing, then you dear Dad may have 'flu or another type of infection. If has been occurring for a long time, then he may suffer from a serious condition like TB or malaria. Please ask your Dad to consult a medical dr ASAP, because he may need medications to stop these fevers.
Best regards
DietDoc

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

Have your say

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
advertisement