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Related to rat-bite fever: leptospirosis, Streptobacillary 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
References in periodicals archive ?
White, "Rat-bite fever as a cause of septic arthritis: a diagnostic dilemma," Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, vol.
Rat-bite fever commonly results from infection with the zoonotic pathogens S.
Epidemiology, clinical findings, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention and reporting of rat-bite fever (RBF) caused by Streptobacillus moniliformis
Rat-bite fever in children: case report and review.
* Differential diagnosis includes ehrlichiosis, babesiosis, Lyme disease, influenza, tularemia, brucellosis, Colorado tick fever, rickettsioses, leptospirosis, rat-bite fever, meningococcemia, and viral hepatitis.