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    57 Possible Causes for Swinging Fever in USA

    • Miliary Tuberculosis of the Liver
      Swinging Fever
    • Adult-Onset Still Disease
      Swinging Fever
    • Pneumococcal Pneumonia
      Swinging Fever
    • Disseminated Tuberculosis
      Swinging Fever
    • Drug-induced Fever
    • Acute Cholecystitis

      If he has jaundice, swinging fever, chills and rigors, suspect that his cholecystitis is complicated by cholangitis. … Drain his gall-bladder if: (1) intense pain persists, (2) swinging fever continues with tachycardia, (3) his abdominal tenderness gets worse, the area of guarding extends, … In severe cases, symptoms can include pain in the RUQ, jaundice and high swinging fevers with rigors and chills (Charcot's triad).[1] [2]

    • Acute Peritonitis

      In a patient with a predisposing primary intra-abdominal disease or following abdominal surgery, persistent abdominal pain, focal tenderness, swinging fever, persistent paralytic[3]

    • Biliary Colic

      In severe cases, symptoms can include pain in the RUQ, jaundice and high swinging fevers with rigors and chills (Charcot's triad).[4]

    • Chronic Cholecystitis

      In severe cases, symptoms can include pain in the RUQ, jaundice and high swinging fevers with rigors and chills (Charcot's triad).[5]

    • Fever

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    References

    1. Gallstones and Cholecystitis information. Treatment options, http://patient.info/doctor/gallstones-and-chole…
    2. Acute cholecystitis, http://www.meb.uni-bonn.de/dtc/primsurg/docbook…
    3. Peritonitis and intra-abdominal abscesses - SurgWiki, http://www.surgwiki.com/wiki/Peritonitis_and_in…
    4. Gallstones and Cholecystitis information. Treatment options, http://patient.info/doctor/gallstones-and-chole…
    5. Gallstones and Cholecystitis information. Treatment options, http://patient.info/doctor/gallstones-and-chole…