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I have lupus and am currently on methotrexate. I have low

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I have lupus and am currently on methotrexate. I have low RBC and a platelet count of 130,000 I feel very sick.
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Customer: I have a 103 fever with muscle aches and headache and dizziness I also have low calcium, low lymphocytes and abs lymphocytes, low anion gap, high neutrophils
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


What is your medical question?

Please clarify?

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.

I have not heard back from you.

The thing to keep in mind here is that your immune system is suppressed.

With a 103 temperature, you are at risk for bacterial infection, even sepsis.

You need to go to the emergency room at this point.

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