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    9,426 Possible Causes for Fever in USA

    • Upper Respiratory Infection
      Fever

      A personal history of rheumatic fever (especially carditis or valvular disease) or a household contact with a history of rheumatic fever increases a person's risk.[emedicine.medscape.com] Fever may be present, but it is not typical in persons with croup.[emedicine.medscape.com] In children with bacterial sinusitis, the most common signs are cough (80%), nasal discharge (76%), and fever (63%).[emedicine.medscape.com]

    • Acute Gastroenteritis
      Fever

      Sometimes a high temperature (fever), aching limbs and headache are added extras.[patient.info] A persistent high temperature (fever) or diarrhoea or puking that lasts longer than expected are other reasons to contact the doc.[patient.info] Overview Viral gastroenteritis is an intestinal infection marked by watery diarrhea, abdominal cramps, nausea or vomiting, and sometimes fever.[mayoclinic.org]

    • Insect Bite

      Rocky Mountain spotted fever is treated with antibiotics.[nextcare.com] Symptoms of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Initial symptoms may include fever, nausea, vomiting, severe headache, severe neck pain, muscle pain, and lack of appetite.[nextcare.com] However, if redness or swelling persists for more than 72 hours, or if a fever develops, it may signify an infection.[nextcare.com]

    • Influenza
      Fever

      Used in Italian for diseases since at least 1504 (cf. influenza di febbre scarlattina "scarlet fever") on notion of astral or occult influence.[dictionary.reference.com] Veterinary Pathology. an acute, contagious disease occurring in horses and swine, characterized by fever, depression, and catarrhal inflammations of the eyes, nasal passages[dictionary.reference.com] British Dictionary definitions for influenza noun 1. a highly contagious and often epidemic viral disease characterized by fever, prostration, muscular aches and pains, and[dictionary.reference.com]

    • Urinary Tract Infection
      Fever

      Constitutional symptoms, such as fever, nausea, and anorexia, are rare or mild.[emedicine.medscape.com] Fever may be a component of urethritis-related syndromes (eg, Reiter syndrome, Behçet syndrome) but rarely is observed in acute cystitis.[emedicine.medscape.com] Catheter-Related Infection Symptoms of catheter-related UTI generally are nonspecific; most patients present with fever and leukocytosis.[emedicine.medscape.com]

    • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

      Signs of rheumatic fever include arthritis, fever, and valvular disease.[emedicine.medscape.com] Aspirin is contraindicated for the management of fevers in children or adolescents.[emedicine.medscape.com] (ARF), acute glomerulonephritis, and scarlet fever, as well as cutaneous infections.[emedicine.medscape.com]

    • Sinusitis
      Fever Scarlet Fever

      But if you don't improve after 10 days or have persistent fevers, see your doctor.[wkow.com] Charles is seeing older kids coming in with a virus that's causing sore throats, body aches and fevers.[wkow.com] You'll notice a harsh, barky, non-productive cough in your child and a fever that usually lasts two to five days.[wkow.com]

    • Acute Bronchitis
      Fever

      […] an URTI with mild or no fever or constitutional symptoms Management initial test: do a radiograph to exclude pneumonia if: fever 100.4 F(38 C) signs of consolidation on exam[medbullets.com] , back and muscle pain, sore throat Frankly purulent sputum suggests superimposed bacterial infection Persistent fever suggests complicating pneumonia Evaluation Diagnosis[medbullets.com] […] subsides Oral fluids (up to 3 or 4 L/day) are urged during the febrile course An antipyretic analgesic relieves malaise and reduces fever Antibiotics are indicated when there[medbullets.com]

    • Streptococcal Infection
      Fever

      Scarlet fever - characterized by a fever, sore throat, red sandpaper-like rash and a red "strawberry" tongue.[dph.illinois.gov] Necrotizing fasciitis: Severe pain and swelling, often rapidly increasing Fever Redness at a wound site STSS: Fever Abrupt onset of generalized or localized severe pain, often[dph.illinois.gov] Persons with fever and sore throats should be seen by a doctor for testing.[dph.illinois.gov]

    • Drug-induced Fever
      Fever

      […] a fever.[pharmacyjoe.com] fever – when body temperature is consistently elevated Remittent fever – when elevated body temperature is interrupted by daily normal fevers Hectic fever – a combination[pharmacyjoe.com] Summary To identify drug fever: 1.[pharmacyjoe.com]

    Fever

    Hyperthermia is characterized by an elevation of body temperature above the normal range over the temperature regulation set point.

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