I have chills and shakes in the morning, please advise?

what can trigger chills and shakes in the morning for a 70 year old woman in decent health?
I have lower back pain and am scheduled for a Rhizotomy. Does not have a fever. Have never had the shakes like this in my life. Am stumped

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Ja
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Ja

Do your chills and shaking subside after you get food or fluids (not water) into your body? Are you having morning low blood sugar incidents?

Dr.Honey
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Dr.Honey

Hi..
Thanks for the query..

There ca be a number of causes for chills without fever like:
-Cystitis or infection of the bladder
-Medicine side effects.
-Malnutrition
-Anaemia or low haemoglobin
-Hypoglycemia or low glucose / blood sugar
-Hypothyroidism
-Lack of sleep
-Cold environment.
So to rule out the exact cause you need to get a clinical examination and proper investigations done..
Treatment can be done accordingly..

Hope this helps..

Regards..

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