How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Abid Your Own Question
Dr. Abid
Dr. Abid, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 5985
Experience:  MBBS, FCPS(R)
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr. Abid is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I just turned 50. I am male. I am having a new recent problem

This answer was rated:

I just turned 50. I am male. I am having a new recent problem with with sweating in my sleep at night. My entire body gets drenched. I keep my home very comfortable 70-72 degrees. I have to get up dry off and try and go back to sleep. A little later I am drenched again. This started a few months ago but was only occasional. Now it is every night.
What should I be looking at and trying?
Hi there.
Welcome to Just Answer and thank you for the question.
I am Dr.Abid a Medical Internist and will help you out.
Sometimes drenching night sweats can be caused by a medical disorder. Infection, cancer, problems in nervous system or in body's hormone producing glands (endocrine system) can all trigger night sweats.It is advised that if night sweats occur on a regular basis,Interrupt your sleep or accompanied by a fever or other symptoms, such as unexplained weight loss than consultation from dr is good.
So please once consult your Internsit for examination and necessary test.
Regards XXXXX XXXXX luck.
Please leave positive feedback for me.
Dr. Abid and 4 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you