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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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Assessment of the clinical utility of serial [beta]-d-glucan concentrations in patients with persistent neutropenic fever.
Currently recommended treatment regimens for neutropenic fever do not include treatment for anaerobic infections.
Although most patients had one or more episodes of neutropenia, only two patients (5%) developed neutropenic fever.
We previously reported the case of a middle-aged Caucasian woman who presented to our facility with neutropenic fever after consuming metamizole.
G-CSF for the prophylaxis of neutropenic fever in patients with small cell lung cancer receiving myelosuppressive antineoplastic chemotherapy: meta-analysis and pharmacoeconomic outcome.
19,21,22) A study (22) of 100 patients with hematologic malignancies receiving chemotherapy who developed antibiotic-unresponsive neutropenic fever found that measuring BG at the beginning of neutropenia, rather than at onset of antibiotic-unresponsive neutropenic fever, would have identified invasive fungal infections 5 days sooner in 50% of the patients.
During treatment, the patient developed multiple complications including neutropenic fever with Urinary Tract Infection and shortness of breath.
30,31 The Empirical anti fungal therapy is also recommended as there is substantial difference in mortality for those receiving it, especially if neutropenic fever is of more than 5 days duration.
Neutropenic fever developed after induction chemotherapy.