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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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Diversity of Life-Threatening Complications due to Mediterranean Spotted Fever in Returning Travelers.
Severe cases of Mediterranean spotted fever can present with atypical signs.
Incidence, clinical observations and risk factors in the severe form of Mediterranean spotted fever among patients admitted to hospital in Marseilles 1983-1984.
slovaca infection in Portugal are not being recognized by clinicians or are being misdiagnosed as Mediterranean spotted fever.
The first case was detected in a blood sample from a patient in Italy who had Mediterranean spotted fever (4); the second case was in a patient in southern France who had spotted fever and acute loss of vision (5); and the third case was in a woman in Argentina who had fever, a palpable purpuric rash, and tache noire (3).
Conversely, domestic dogs have recently been shown to be competent reservoirs for the causative agent of Mediterranean spotted fever, R.
Pathogens in the Rickettsia conorii complex are known to cause Mediterranean spotted fever (MSF) (R.

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