recurrent fever


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recurrent fever

recurrent fever

n
(Pathology) another name for relapsing fever
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Noun1.recurrent fever - marked by recurring high fever and transmitted by the bite of infected lice or ticks; characterized by episodes of high fever and chills and headache and muscle pain and nausea that recur every week or ten days for several months
infectious disease - a disease transmitted only by a specific kind of contact
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The ever recurrent fever of expectancy assailed Martin as he took the bundle of long envelopes.
Patient reported having recurrent fever and bone pain since last four months and was diagnosed with B-cell ALL in June 2016.
Periodic Fever Syndromes are a group of diseases that cause serious recurrent fever and pathogenic inflammation through non-infectious activation of the immune system.
3,4) The latter is considered standard of care in patients with persistent or recurrent fever and neutropenia, but since fever is a non-specific manifestation and may have other etiologies (including uncontrolled occult bacterial infection, viral infection and drug fever), (4) a significant number of patients receive antifungal therapy unnecessarily.
7) Recurrent fever in addition to observed pallor, low growth rate, and relevant laboratory results raised the index of suspicion for a neoplastic process with bone marrow involvement.
Edwards aimed largely to help clinicians distinguish between familial recurrent fever syndromes and the syndrome PFAPA (Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, Cervical Adenitis).
Her health deteriorated with recurrent fever and headache despite the aforementioned medications, and she was transferred to our department.
section])([section]) One person with recurrent fever was identified through twice-daily unit monitoring with a temperature of 101.
Patients usually present with recurrent fever, chills, chest pain, dyspnea, cough, and hemoptysis.
Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is a hereditary recurrent inflammatory disease with autosomal recessive pattern of inheritance characterized by self-limiting recurrent fever and pain in the serous membranes, pleurisy, peritonitis, arthritis and erythema.
Our first and third cases were suffering from recurrent fever due to upper and lower respiratory infections.

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