Fever But Cold Hands And Feet?
Hello, since 3 days ago I have a fever and cold feet and hands. Then sometimes it itches in the cold and I lose my appetite. What do you think I’m sick of?
Hi Syifa .. Thank you for the question.
Fever is a symptom that occurs when the body is infected with bacteria, viruses, or parasites. Someone is said to have a fever if the body temperature is more than 37.5 degrees Celsius. Fever can occur due to several things, for example:
Urinary tract infection
Typhoid / typhoid fever
Brain inflammation / meningitis
Fever is a symptom of certain diseases, fever can also be accompanied by other complaints for example: dizziness, cough, decreased appetite, fatigue, joint pain, vomiting, diarrhea. What you need to pay attention to is when the fever goes up and down, hands and feet feel cold, decrease in appetite and drink, decrease urination, easy drowsiness. If there are these signs then you should immediately consult a doctor so that the doctor can do a direct examination and can be followed by a blood check, urine check, chest X-ray if there is a cough, or other further examination in accordance with the results of a direct physical examination.
While what you can do is:
Inadequate daily water needs
Eat smaller portions but more often
Perform a healthy lifestyle
If the fever is high enough you can take fever-lowering drugs such as paracetamol according to the daily dose
Take vitamins to increase endurance.
May be useful