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Fake forehead fever

This has been going on for almost 2 years, it started with fatigue and upset stomach- thought I was pregnant. Been to doctors ever since. My white blood count is always elevated and I'm on thyroid med, testosterone pellets, b12 shots and vitamin d pills. I still have the fatigue, lack of appetite but weight won't go down, my stomach is always I would say bloated and the most uncommon of all is my fake forehead fever, it's there 95 percent of the time. I can feel the heat and a thermometer will say anywhere from 99 to 103 but orally I'm normal.
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Hello and welcome to the forum.  Sorry  you are having these difficulties.  When is the last time you've had a full physical? When you say internal temp, do you mean your mouth or rectal? A forehead (temporal) scanner is usually 0.5°F (0.3°C) to 1°F (0.6°C) lower than an oral temperature.  That your numbers are so off base makes me wonder if your thermometer is working properly.  
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