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Forum Name: Headaches

Question: Head ache, nausea and joint pains.

 stylin_jai - Thu Dec 03, 2009 7:16 am

yesterday i had a head ache, some joint/muscle pains and had nausea. today i've got the same symptoms minus the head ache. what should i do? should i be concerned about these symptoms?
 Dr.M.Aroon kamath - Wed Jun 30, 2010 5:24 am

User avatar Hi,
Guess you are OK by now!

Your symptoms sound like the 'viral' prodromal symptoms of most common flu-like illnesses and many other viral illnesses.These may be followed by fever and a full fledged picture of a viral illness. A prodrome in the context of a viral illness usually indicates the period during which the initial viral replications occur.

Best wishes!

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