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595 Possible Causes for Chills, Pleurisy

  • Pneumonia

    The clinical symptoms of the patient were dry cough, chills, night sweats and high fevers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] At 68, Clinton falls into this category, and complications of pneumonia include: Pleurisy—where the thin linings between your lungs and ribcage (pleura) become inflamed, which[newsweek.com] Chills iStock/George Clerk Patients with pneumonia often report teeth-chattering chills that cannot be remedied.[rd.com]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Chills iStock/George Clerk Patients with pneumonia often report teeth-chattering chills that cannot be remedied.[rd.com] […] separate leaflets about other infections of the respiratory tract and related structures, called Bronchiolitis , Pneumonia , Tonsillitis , Sore Throat , Acute Sinusitis and Pleurisy[patient.info] Pulmonary embolism should be considered in the differential diagnosis of travelers who present with dyspnea, cough, or pleurisy and fever, especially those who have recently[wwwnc.cdc.gov]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    Systemic Sometimes there can be a slight fever and chills, as in flu like symptoms.[symptoma.com] See separate leaflets called Acute Sinusitis , Tonsillitis , Sore Throat , Laryngitis , Pleurisy , Bronchiolitis , and Pneumonia for the other types of infection shown in[patient.info] Symptoms of acute bronchitis include a hacking cough and fever/chills.[catstcmnotes.com]

  • Tuberculosis

    […] the lungs typically include: • A bad cough lasting more than two weeks • Coughing up blood or sputum (phlegm from deep in the lungs) • Chest pain, fever, fatigue/weakness, chills[giantmicrobes.com] Eventually, the cough increases, the patient may have chest pain from pleurisy , and there may be blood in the sputum, an alarming symptom.[britannica.com] Symptoms include coughing up blood, fatigue, fever, night sweats, chills and loss of appetite.[recordnet.com]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Yes Shaking chills or heavy sweating No Shaking chills or heavy sweating Is your diabetes getting out of control because you are sick?[northshore.org] Pneumonia Pleurisy, pleuritic pain and pleural effusion Pleurisy is when the two thin linings between your lungs and your ribcage (the bones in your chest) become inflamed[hse.ie] However, influenza tends to cause symptoms and complaints that involve the entire body, including fever , chills, muscle aches and pains, and general malaise or feeling poorly[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Lung Abscess

    A 56-year-old Caucasian lady presented with a short history of pleuritic chest pain on the background of a 2-month history of fever, chills, 10-kg weight loss and cough with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] pulmonary disease (COPD) – Chronic bronchitis, emphysema Asthma Extrinsic allergic alveolitis Bronchiestasis Pneumonia Sarcoidosis Tuberculosis Lung abscess Pneumoconiosis Pleurisy[mydentistryjourney.wordpress.com] Symptoms of Lung Abscess Fever and chills Being sick for several weeks or months Rapid heart rate Profuse sweating General feeling of poor health Loss of appetite and weight[healthcommunities.com]

  • Legionnaires' Disease

    People with Legionnaires' disease develop fever, chills and cough as the disease progresses.[symptoma.com] Coughing, shortness of breath, pleurisy -like pain, and abdominal distress are common, and occasionally some mental confusion is present.[britannica.com] Symptoms of Legionnaires’ disease can be initially similar to flu , including mild headaches, muscle pain, high temperature, chills, fatigue and confusion, according to the[express.co.uk]

  • Coccidioidomycosis

    He denied cough, fever, chills, night sweats, weight loss, joint/bone pain, or prior trauma to the area.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Typical features are a ‘short-lived ‘flu-like’ syndrome (fever, cough and pleurisy), sometimes associated with erythema nodosum or erythema multiforme (especially in women[life-worldwide.org] When symptoms occur, they resemble symptoms of influenza or pneumonia : fever , chills, headache , severe pain in the joints, chest pain, and coughing.[britannica.com]

  • Familial Mediterranean Fever

    Patients may present with: High fever Joint inflammation and pain Chills Chest pain when breathing Pain in the abdomen Skin lesions It is not uncommon for the condition to[babymed.com] Background: Familial Mediterranean fever is a recessively inherited disorder characterized by episodes of fever with abdominal pain, pleurisy, or arthritis.[annals.org] Symptoms may include repeated episodes of: Abdominal pain Chest pain that is sharp and gets worse when taking a breath Fever or alternating chills and fever Joint pain Skin[medlineplus.gov]

  • Pulmonary Nocardiosis

    Fever and chills appeared. The patient did not have a headache, chest pain, cough, or other pulmonary symptoms.[nejm.org] […] of pus which may contain sulfur granules. systemic nocardiosis lesions may be in any organ; the disease rarely is disseminated, but most commonly causes pyogranulomatous pleurisy[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] symptoms : fever , weight loss , anorexia , night sweats Respiratory symptoms (recurrent pneumonia ): productive cough , dyspnea , pleuritic chest pain The symptoms of fever , chills[amboss.com]

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