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147 Possible Causes for Swinging Fever

  • Adult-Onset Still Disease

    In hospital it was found that she had swollen joints, a high swinging fever and blood tests that were consistent with severe inflammation.[] By day 10 of her illness she was admitted to hospital with a “fever of unknown origin”.[]

  • Pyomyositis

    Most cases present in the suppurative stage which starts in the second week or third week, and abscess forms in the muscle with associated high swinging fever, regional lymphadenopathy[]

  • Pneumococcal Pneumonia

    900,000 Americans are infected with pneumococcal pneumonia each year, what can you and your family do to avoid being one? By Tim Palmieri Published: 2016.02.12 11:01 The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that about 900,000 Americans get pneumococcal pneumonia each year, and approximately 6 percent of[…][]

  • Kawasaki Disease

    Typically a child with Kawasaki disease has a high swinging fever (beyond 39C), associated with a number of other features.[]

  • Miliary Tuberculosis of the Liver

    Liver, Biliary Tract and Pancreas, 2nd Edition , part 3 in the 3-book Digestive System volume, provides a concise and highly visual approach to the basic sciences and clinical pathology of the hepatobiliary system and pancreas. This book in The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations (the CIBA "Green Books") has[…][]

  • Disseminated Tuberculosis

    Disseminated tuberculosis represents the multi-site disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis after it has migrated from the primary site of infection to multiple locations. Thus, this stage of the infection is defined after the pathogen is isolated from at least two noncontiguous organs like bone marrow, liver,[…][]

  • Liver Neoplasm

    Generalised infective symptoms: Swinging fever. Night sweats. Nausea and vomiting. Anorexia and weight loss. How are liver abscesses treated?[]

  • Acute Cholecystitis

    If he has jaundice, swinging fever, chills and rigors, suspect that his cholecystitis is complicated by cholangitis. SPECIAL TESTS.[] In severe cases, symptoms can include pain in the RUQ, jaundice and high swinging fevers with rigors and chills (Charcot's triad).[] 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,[]

  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

    In many patients physical examination reveals a high swinging fever. Auscultation of the chest shows inspiratory crackles predominating in the lung base.[] […] dry cough has been reported to be very common (75%) while chills and rigours are relatively rare (15%). 5 Some patients, especially the elderly, may not present with high fever[]

  • Subphrenic Abscess

    fever, sweating, and a tachycardia.[] In a patient with a predisposing primary intra-abdominal disease or following abdominal surgery, persistent abdominal pain, focal tenderness, swinging fever, persistent paralytic[] […] patient has a subphrenic abscess if he deteriorates, or recovers and then deteriorates, between the 14th and the 21st day after a laparotomy, with a low, slowly increasing, swinging[]

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