What should I look for if I think I have an infection?

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JKJones (Pharmacist (Verified) ) - 11 / 09 / 2010

Here are some symptoms to look for if you think you may have an infection:
- Fever that is 100.5° F (38° C) or higher.
- Low body temperature, including chills.
- Cough or sore throat
- Ear pain
- Headache or bad sinus pain, pain behind your eyes
- Stiff or sore neck
- Bloody or cloudy urine, pain or burning when you urinate
- Sores or white coating in your mouth or on your tongue
- Skin rash, swelling or redness anywhere

Notify your physician right away of any of these symptoms.
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