recurrent fever


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recurrent fever

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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.
All but 1 person sought care with recurrent fever as their primary complaint; some had profound laboratory abnormalities, including leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, hyperbilirubinemia, and elevated aminotransaminases.
When data on these patients' postoperative fever and laboratory results up to postoperative day 5 were investigated, it was seen that 7 out of 13 patients with EJA leakage had fever, and 6 had recurrent fever. Of the 21 patients, 12 had postoperative complications, but no anastomotic leakage and fever, and 4 had recurrent fever.
Other common signs and symptoms of cancer are recurrent fever, chronic cough, a recent change in bowel habits (constipation or diarrhea), changes in the size or color of a mole or changes in a skin ulcer that does not heal, and enlarge lymph nodes.
Fruits of Terminalia chebula are considered in ayurvedic medicine as useful in asthma, cough, sore throat, thirst, vomiting, bleeding piles, pains, chronic and recurrent fever, diarrhoea, diabetes, dysentery, anaemia, and eye diseases.
Clinical symptoms vary widely from patient to patient and ranging from asymptomatic disease to severe illness but they may include recurrent fever, sweats mainly in the night, sleeplessness, arthralgia, headaches, fatigue, malaise, neuralgic symptoms and ache in joints, muscles, and-or back (9,10).
Recurrent fever and hemophagocytic syndrome were noted.
Families readily accept the surgical potential risks when considering risks such as recurrent fever, risks associated with treatments during recurrent episodes, and so on.
Patient reported having recurrent fever and bone pain since last four months and was diagnosed with B-cell ALL in June 2016.
It is characterised by the presence of urticarial rash, recurrent fever, arthritis/arthralgia, and enlarged lymph nodes.
Familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is an autosomal recessively inherited disease characterized by autoinflammatory episodes of recurrent fever and serosal inflammation of the periton, pleura, and synovia.
While it possible that he in fact suffered from several infections and has an occult malignancy, BCG sepsis with recurrent fever, pneumonitis, and bone marrow involvement resulting in pancytopenia provides a unifying explanation for the course of his illness [11,12].

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