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167 Possible Causes for Rigors and Chills, Sexually Active

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Other things that can increase your risk for a UTI include: A previous UTI Sexual activity, and especially a new sexual partner Changes in vaginal flora or acidity caused[web.archive.org] Signs of pyelonephritis may include: A high fever (over 100.4 degrees) Body chills Rigors (shivering and sweating accompanied by a rise in temperature) Nausea or vomiting[verywell.com] Sexually active women are at greater risk than non-sexually active women, with the risk rising in tandem with the frequency of sex.[verywell.com]

  • Urinary Tract Disease

    Sexual activity. Sexually active women tend to have more UTIs than do women who aren't sexually active. Having a new sexual partner also increases your risk.[mayoclinic.org] Signs of pyelonephritis may include: A high fever (over 100.4 degrees) Body chills Rigors (shivering and sweating accompanied by a rise in temperature) Nausea or vomiting[verywellhealth.com] Sexual activity. Sexual activity with a new partner. Obstruction of urine flow by a bladder tumor or, in men, an enlarged prostate may lead to bladder infection.[healthcentral.com]

  • Upper Urinary Tract Infection

    Lower urinary tract infections or cycto-urethritis is a very common form of infections especially among sexually active women.[differencebetween.com] […] or chills) loin pain (may only be on one side) flank tenderness (on the side of the body between the ribs and hip).[alzheimers.org.uk] Sexual activity. Sexually active women tend to have more UTIs than do women who aren't sexually active. Having a new sexual partner also increases your risk.[mayoclinic.org]

  • Syphilis

    Any sexually active person can get syphilis through unprotected vaginal, anal, or oral sex.[cdc.gov] It is an acute febrile illness with headache, myalgia, chills and rigors and resolves within 24 hours.[patient.info] An acute febrile illness with headache, myalgia, chills, rigors which can occur as early as 2 hours after treatment and resolves within 24 hours.[canada.ca]

  • Lower Urinary Tract Infection

    Lower urinary tract infections or cycto-urethritis is a very common form of infections especially among sexually active women.[differencebetween.com] […] or chills) loin pain (may only be on one side) flank tenderness (on the side of the body between the ribs and hip).[alzheimers.org.uk] Risk factors include sexual activity (including anal intercourse), contraceptive devices (such as intrauterine devices), hormonal deficiency in postmenopausal women, diabetes[nps.org.au]

  • Secondary Syphilis

    In case of detection of an otherwise unexplained nephritic syndrome in sexually active patients with mucosal and/or anal lesions, an unrecognized syphilis infection should[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is an acute febrile illness with headache, myalgia, chills and rigors and resolves within 24 hours.[patient.info] […] lesions in elderly sexually active patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tertiary Syphilis

    If you’re sexually active, your partner should be treated as well. Don’t resume sexual activity until you and your partner have completed treatment.[healthline.com] An acute febrile illness with headache, myalgia, chills, rigors which can occur as early as 2 hours after treatment and resolves within 24 hours.[canada.ca] activity or close sexual contact with another person until at least two weeks after your treatment finishes.[nhs.uk]

  • Gonococcal Arthritis

    These disorders are important since DGI may be the most frequent form of acute arthritis in sexually active younger females, and other selected groups.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fevers are usually low-grade and rigors are only present in a minority of cases.[patient.info] Gonococcal arthritis is the most common acute septic arthritis in sexually active young adults. It is caused by the gram-negative diplococcus Neisseria gonorrhoeae.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Prostatitis

    A sexual activity history was seen in 2 patients; 9 and 11 patients were in category III-A and III-B, respectively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Acute prostatitis is associated with findings of fever, chills and rigors (shakes) and it is often curable.[blogs.christianpost.com] Multivariate regression model indicated that age, nightshift work, stress, smoking status, alcohol consumption, less water intake, imbalanced diet, frequent sexual activity[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Septic Arthritis

    —Gonococcal arthritis: Typically seen in young, sexually active (often menstruating) females.[rheumaknowledgy.com] Constitutional symptoms such as fever, chills, and rigors are poorly sensitive for septic arthritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fevers are usually low-grade and rigors are only present in a minority of cases.[patient.info]

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