Gastric fever

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Related to Gastric fever: Nervous fever, Gastric flu
(Med.) a fever attended with prominent gastric symptoms; - a name applied to certain forms of typhoid fever; also, to catarrhal inflammation of the stomach attended with fever.

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Alexander, born in 1755 on the island of Nevis, was just 10 years old when his father ran off and 13 when his mother died from gastric fever.