chills and fever

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Noun1.chills and fever - successive stages of chills and fever that is a symptom of malariachills and fever - successive stages of chills and fever that is a symptom of malaria
malaria - an infective disease caused by sporozoan parasites that are transmitted through the bite of an infected Anopheles mosquito; marked by paroxysms of chills and fever
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
quartan - a malarial fever that recurs every fourth day
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SAMANTHA FISH: CHILLS AND FEVER (RUF) Growing up in Kansas City, Samantha switched from drums to guitar at the tender age of 15.
On day 1 of the admission, any complaints like pain abdomen, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, chills and fever were assessed.
However, if it goes untreated, it can cause fatigue, joint pains, headaches and flu-like chills and fever.
On October 14, 2001, a 56-year-old female mail sorter (patient 8) in New Jersey became ill with vomiting and diarrhea, followed the next day by chills and fever. The vomiting and diarrhea improved, but during the next 2 days, she had shaking chills, fever, headache, and fatigue.