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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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Induced fever or hyperthermia has been studied in hundreds of cancer clinical trials and discussed in thousands of peer-reviewed articles.
Since drug- induced fever is uncommon, it's difficult to diagnose the condition.
Rats with IL-1 alpha induced fever elicited a heightened motor response following ICV injection of AVP (Poulin & Pittman, 1993 AVP infused in the VSA, the site of antipyretic action of AVP, also initiates seizure activity in rats, which was enhanced with each exposure (Pittman, Naylor, et al.