febrility


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Noun1.febrility - a rise in the temperature of the bodyfebrility - a rise in the temperature of the body; frequently a symptom of infection
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
hyperpyrexia - extremely high fever (especially in children)
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His resignation was "the consequence of unkept commitments to our armed forces and of a form of humiliation of the military institution that betrays a febrility at the highest level of the state", said Bernerd Accoyer, general secretary of the centre-right Les Republicains party.
Three patients experienced high febrility due to acute UTI caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase Escherichia coli on postoperative days 5–6; all three patients received antibiotics and recovered rapidly.
As part of his routine check-ups, he had an abdominal CT scan a year prior to febrility, without pathological findings.