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Related to intermittent fever: remittent fever, relapsing fever, malaria, continuous fever

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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However, he had intermittent fever with the same intensity.
A 56 years old Malay women weighing 39Kg was admitted to Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia (HUSM) with complaining of intermittent fever and on/off cough with whitish sputum.
A middle-aged male (smoker) was admitted with the complaint of low-grade, intermittent fever with swelling of the neck for 8 months with intermittent productive cough for 10 months.
A previously healthy 25-year-old male was evacuated from a forward post on Siachen Glacier approximately 16,900 feet (5,151 meters) high, with a 4-day history of intermittent fever with rigors and chills.
Griscom stressed in 1845: "Almost every one has heard of the effects of marshy soil, in country situations, producing Intermittent Fever, or Fever and Ague, and of the entire disappearance of the disease, simply by draining off the water, and permitting the ground to become dry.
Stephen's Hospital in February 1996 after suffering from intermittent fever.
They include painful, stiff muscles, often causing difficulty getting out of bed and moving around and usually affecting the neck and shoulders, profound fatigue, persistent or intermittent fever, night sweats and weight loss and depression.
We report a case of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in a woman post mitral valve repair who presented with unexplained thrombocytopenia, intermittent fever, acute renal failure and severe digital ischaemia.
A typical scenario goes something like this: A family brings their one-year-old, for example, to the ER because their child has had intermittent fever, increasing cough, poor appetite and increasing respiratory distress.
Signs that should increase the suspicion of an intracranial complication include persistent or intermittent fever, nausea and vomiting, irritability, lethargy, or persistent headache.
A 56-years-old man, resident of Maryland county-Harper, Liberia, businessman by profession, presented in medical reception centre of Pak-Field level II hospital, Harper with complaints of headache, body aches, intermittent fever and night time sleep disturbance for last one month.
A 11 year old Bangladeshian female child who lived in Ankara/Turkey because of her father's occupation presented with persistent and intermittent fever up to 40[degrees]C of twelve days duration.

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