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Night Sweats On Chest At Night

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Are there various grades of night sweats?

I am a 34 year old female who has had shotty lymph nodes along the collarbones with a heavier concentration on the right side for a year. CT scans show nodes 1 cm or under, but no cancer. They have not been biopsied.My question concerns night...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
...Night sweats are usually defined as sweats occuring at night that are severe enough that an individual needs to change his/her nightware. Read more »

Donation made - pl reply re. body ache and night sweat.

Dear Doctor, I salute your courage to live life so enthusiastically your dedication to humanity is... Read more »

Lymphoma: How do I know if I have it? What exactly are night sweats?

I have questions about NHL. I've had a temp over a month with 99.4 being the highest,but no night... Read more »
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Triathlon Is Primal. Night Sweats Are Modern.

...fittest thing, and how the HIV/AIDS pandemic is part of that struggle in our world. And in me. As evidenced by another bout of night sweats like you wouldn't believe. Last night, for the third night in a row, I awoke drenched in sweat. Literally... Read more »
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Treating Night Sweats with Herbs

...Night sweats, a common perspiration disorder, often accompanies HIV. They occur during sleep and stop upon waking. Perspiration is how the Read more »
The Well Project

Pneumonias

...crowded living conditions and poor ventilation, such as homeless shelters, nursing homes, and prisons. Symptoms: Coughing Night sweats Chills Weight loss Fever Fatigue Diagnosis: A simple skin test called PPD is used to test... Read more »
The Well Project

Tuberculosis

...symptoms including: Cough lasting more than 2-3 weeks Coughing up sputum (phlegm) or blood Chest pain Fever or chills Night sweats Fatigue (unusual tiredness) Loss of appetite Wasting (excessive weight loss) TB Treatment ... Read more »
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Clear up the sweating/night sweats issue!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I had what I consider "night sweats"....Approximately 10-12 days after "exposure". They lasted may 4 nights or so, haven't had trouble since. Woke up sweating at Read more »

Thrush/Night Sweats

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anyone out there have any experience with either of these symptoms? Is thrush real thick in the mouth? Are your night sweats so intense that they soak you, your clothes or linens or can they be less extreme like just some moisture on back... Read more »

Night Sweats

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Just what is the the significance of light night sweats as it relates to HIV? Is this a sign of AIDS advancing, AIDS is here or what? I am a 42 y/o who has only ever has ever protected Read more »

Thrush and night sweats question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...usually raised. Is it pretty obvious when you have it? Also, would some sweating on back of neck and chest be considered night sweats or do they usually soak you completely-I heard that night sweats are defined by being so wet that you have to... Read more »