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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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Louse-borne relapsing fever in young migrants, Sicily, Italy, July-September 2015.
Multispacer sequence typing relapsing fever Borreliae in Africa.
In situ IGS analysis revealed that spirochetes in our analysis had highest homology (97%) with relapsing fever agents from eastern Africa, B.
Horton and Blaser (28) described endophthalmitis in a 3-month-old infant who contracted relapsing fever in a mountain cabin in Colorado.
Detection and genetic characterization of relapsing fever spirochete Borrelia miyamotoi in Estonian ticks.
Multiplex 5' nuclease-quantitative PCR for diagnosis of relapsing fever in a large Tanzanian cohort.
in the vector tick, Amblyomma geoemydae, and its association with Lyme disease and relapsing fever Borrelia spp.
burgdorferi group and the Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever Borrelia group.
Relapsing fever is also caused by spirochete bacteria of the genus Borrelia, of the group RFB.
It is also the drug of choice for tick-borne relapsing fever.
FIGURE 1 Epidemiologic Curve: Tickborne Relapsing Fever Outbreak, August 2014 Date Confirmed Probable 8/3 1 8/4 1 8/5 8/6 2 1 8/7 1 8/8 1 8/9 1 1 8/10 1 8/11 1 Note: Table made from bar graph.
Number of signs and symptoms of patients with confirmed or probable tickborne relapsing fever in an outbreak associated with an outdoor education camp-Arizona, 2014 Sign or symptom Total no.