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I think I have the flu how would I know? Night quill and…

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I think I have...

I think I have the flu how would I know?

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

Night quill and Thera flu and I don't have insurance due to my employer so I haven't.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Nothing that would matter

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Doctor: Dr. Scott, Doctor replied 7 months ago

The classic symptoms of abrupt onset of high fever, muscle aches, headache, and cough are diagnostic for most patients. Confirm with rapid diagnostic tests is confirmatory. Unfortunately, influenza often cannot be distinguished by symptoms from infection with a number of other viruses or nonviral pathogens that produce similar clinical manifestations.

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