Remittent fever

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Related to Remittent fever: relapsing fever, intermittent fever, undulant fever
(Med.) a fever in which the symptoms temporarily abate at regular intervals, but do not wholly cease. See Malarial fever, under Malarial.

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The disease has received various names, such as gastric fever, enteric fever, abdominal typhus, infantile remittent fever, slow fever, nervous fever and pythogenic fever.
Case report: A 7-year old boy born of non-consanguineous marriage hailing from Banaras, presented with remittent fever for 10 days, erythematous hemorrhagic rash which started over face and then spread over the body for past seven days, altered sensorium for two days and two episodes of generalized tonic clonic convulsion prior to admission.