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819 Possible Causes for Chills, High Fever, Photophobia

  • Influenza

    Signs that influenza is getting worse include fever, shaking chills, and shortness of breath.[my.clevelandclinic.org] Ocular symptoms develop in some patients with influenza and include photophobia, burning sensations, or pain upon motion.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] or aches In some cases your healthcare provider may prescribe medication, especially if you are: at high risk for flu-related complications very sick with severe symptoms[canada.ca]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Chills iStock/George Clerk Patients with pneumonia often report teeth-chattering chills that cannot be remedied.[rd.com] XSQJ bag tea was used to treat 239 cases of high fever caused by viral upper respiratory infection, widely spreading in summer and autumn.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] You should see a doctor if you have a high fever or if the pain in your face and teeth gets worse. The same goes if your symptoms last longer than a week.[wilx.com]

  • Meningitis

    Symptoms usually come on quickly, and may include: Fever and chills, especially in newborns and children Mental status changes Nausea and vomiting Sensitivity to light Severe[mountsinai.org] Other symptoms include nausea, vomiting, photophobia, confusion and irritability (exhibited by uncontrolled cry in children).[symptoma.com] An infant presented to our hospital with high fever and irritability, as well as refusal to walk.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    The onset of illness can be abrupt, but often will appear gradually over several days, with chills, sweats and loss of appetite. How is it spread?[hnhu.org] She suddenly developed intermittent high fever and general fatigue with liver dysfunction, remarkable lymphocytosis and laboratory data suggestive of CMV reactivation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other symptoms include cough, chest pain and photophobia.[patient.info]

  • Western Equine Encephalomyelitis

    Symptoms of illness begin with the sudden onset of high fever, chills, headache, nausea, and vomiting. Severe illness includes encephalitis, seizures, and coma.[dhs.wisconsin.gov] Vertigo, photophobia, sore throat, respiratory symptoms, abdominal pain, and myalgia are also common.[mayomedicallaboratories.com] Symptoms of illness begin with the sudden onset of high fever, chills, headache, nausea, and vomiting. Severe illness includes encephalitis, seizures, and coma.[dhs.wisconsin.gov]

  • St. Louis Encephalitis

    Symptomatology on admission included fever, chills, severe headache, abdominal pain, myalgia, arthralgia and jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Severe Symptoms: Headache High fever Neck stiffness Stupor Disorientation Coma Tremors Additional Resources: California Department of Public Health: St Louis Encephalitis[shastamosquito.org] Photophobia is seldom present. The neurologic examination findings are usually normal.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Eastern Equine Encephalitis

    Symptoms of illness begin with the sudden onset of high fever, chills, headache, nausea, and vomiting. Severe illness includes encephalitis, seizures, and coma.[dhs.wisconsin.gov] Photophobia and neck stiffness are another important feature. Nausea and vomiting are present during the prodromal stage and may persist in the later stages as well.[symptoma.com] Severe cases of EEE (involving encephalitis, an inflammation of the brain) begin with the sudden onset of headache, high fever, chills, and vomiting.[cdc.gov]

  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

    A 32-year-old black man from rural southeastern Texas had headache, fever, chills, bronchopneumonia, and an atypical rash, complicated by hypotension, lethargy, confusion,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There is a high fever — often 103 -105 F (39 -40 C) — with chills, muscle aches, and a severe headache.[kidshealth.org] Later manifestations include rash, photophobia, confusion, ataxia, seizures, cough, dyspnea, arrhythmias, jaundice, and severe abdominal pain.[visualdx.com]

  • Bacterial Meningitis

    A 39-year-old man was admitted with fever, chills, headache and photophobia. Escherichia coli was isolated from cerebrospinal fluid culture.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] all over the body A rash on the skin Experiencing a sensitivity to light These are symptoms to look for in children: Irritability Vomiting from a high fever Frequent crying[columbianeurology.org] The patient presented with back pain and urinary retention and this was followed by the development of headache, photophobia and a left VIth nerve palsy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Meningococcal Meningitis

    Symptoms Severe headache (unrelenting for 24 hours) Generalized muscle aches and pain Nausea Vomiting Diarrhea Fever Chills Elevated heart rate Red rash Meningococcal Vaccine[students.case.edu] Symptoms may appear two to 10 days after exposure, but usually within five days, and may include: High fever Headache Vomiting Stiff neck Rash Body aches/joint pain Nausea[health.ri.gov] Infants and young children does not manifest neck stiffness and photophobia.[symptoma.com]

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