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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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Ogunleye, however, said that 'the state ministry of health confirmed the cause of the death of the Corp member and it was confirmed he died of typhoid fever.
Some time ago, the woman's daughter and son were also hospitalized with typhoid fever.
The interview about the use of sikala plants as traditional medicine to cure the symptoms of typhoid fever was conducted on 2 traditional medicine gatherers and 50 users in the community in the Porehu District of North Kolaka.
Duke scientists have recently discovered that a gene variant that affects cholesterol levels could increase your risk of contracting typhoid fever.
Objectives: To determine the risk factors for typhoid fever outbreak and recommend preventive measures.
Efficacy of bone marrow, blood, stool and duodenal contents cultures for bacteriologic confirmation of typhoid fever in children.
Due to a combination of factors including poor sanitation and health care infrastructure, typhoid fever remains a major public health problem in most resource-poor countries such as India.
CDPHE defined a case of typhoid fever as clinically compatible illness with isolation of S.
2] in their review of disease burden owing to typhoid from five Asian countries, reported a higher incidence of typhoid fever from India, Indonesia, and Pakistan.
Typhidot has been used as the only tool to diagnose typhoid fever by general practitioners and consultants despite its low sensitivity and specificity causing misdiagnosis and treatment.
Mary Mallon (September 23, 1869--November 11, 1938), better known as Typhoid Mary, was the first person in the United States identified as an asymptomatic carrier of the pathogen associated with typhoid fever.