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Symptom Checker

Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Fever in Adults

Okay -- your answer raises the possibility of tuberculosis (TB). Given your risk factors for TB and your current fever, see your doctor for evaluation. If you are coughing, wear a mask when around others to protect them from possible exposure, at least until TB has been ruled out.

The next question deals with the possibility of heat exhaustion or heat stroke.

Have you been in a place where it's been hot and/or humid?

Yes, I have been exposed to heat or humidity.

No, I haven't.

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