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fever

(Excitement), noun agitation, ardor, arousing, delirium, desire, disquiet, eagerness, enthusiasm, exhilaration, fervency, fever pitch, feverish excitement, feverishness, fire, fomentation, frenzy, galvanization, heat, intensity, panic, passion, provocation, stimulation, stirring up, tizzy, turmoil, upset, working up, zeal, zealousness, zest
Associated concepts: proceedings reaching a fever pitch

fever

(Illness), noun affliction, ailment, eleeated temperature, feverishness, has a disorder, has a malady, has an affliction, has an ailment, ill health, illness, in poor health, infirmity, not healthy, sickness, temperature
Associated concepts: fee services, health care
See also: furor
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Shift from a Th1-type response to Th-2 type response in dengue hemorrhagic fever.
However, dengue hemorrhagic fever seems to strike people who have been infected with one virus type and then later become infected with another.
However, dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF), a more serious form of dengue, occurs when a person is infected with a second, different serotype.
In 2010 in Al Mukalla, the capital of the district of Hadramout, DENV-3 was also detected in patients with dengue fever and dengue hemorrhagic fever (5,9).
It is already a common knowledge that Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) is the vector of dengue hemorrhagic fever and is endemic in Southeast Asia, Pacific Islands, Africa and America.
Clinical characteristics and risk factors for concurrent bacteremia in adults with dengue hemorrhagic fever.
A more severe form of the disease is Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever ( DHF), which can prove fatal.
In addition to joint pain, rashes, nausea, severe headaches, and high fever that typically accompany the disease, patients stricken with the more serious Dengue hemorrhagic fever can experience internal bleeding, liver enlargement, and circulatory shutdown.
Patients should receive supportive treatment, with only acetaminophen for pain and fever, and should be monitored for dengue hemorrhagic fever with provision of fluids as necessary, according to the CDC.
However, in the form called dengue hemorrhagic fever, an infection can cause shock, internal bleeding, and death.
KARACHI -- Bilal Ahmed s/o Saeed Ahmed, aged 36, resident of Surjani Town succumbed to Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever at Civil Hospital here on Tuesday, said Dr.
Of the estimated 220 million people infected each year, two million mostly children in Latin America and Asia develop a severe form called dengue hemorrhagic fever.