Under normal conditions, the interior temperature of our body is about 37ºC. For this reason, above these figures, it tends to be considered that body temperature has risen.
In most cases, you tend to say that you do not have fever if the temperature in the armpit does not exceed 37ºC, although the truth is that the temperature of our body has slight circadian variations, which means that in the morning we will have a degree centigrade less than in the afternoon.
Far from what can be thought, the fever It is a natural response that should not alarm. In any case, you should always monitor its evolution, so that among the best treatments that exist, rest is one of the most recommendable.
For all this, know what are the symptoms of fever Most common and habitual ones can be of great help.
Symptoms of fever
Although symptoms of fever tend to be symptoms that vary from one person to another, and therefore non-specific, there are some easily identifiable common:
- Generalized muscle pain (or more localized in the lumbar region).
- Joint pains
- Shaking chills.
- Feeling cold
- Excessive sweating
In any case, it must be a thermometer that, obviously, certifies or not the existence of an increased body temperature. In this case, it is advisable to go to the doctor to diagnose the cause.
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