subfebrile

subfebrile

(sŭb-fē′brĭl) [″ + febris, fever]
Having a mildly increased body temperature, usually considered to be less than 101°F (38.3°C).

subfebrile

marginally febrile.
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He was admitted to our hospital with complaints of subfebrile temperature, exacerbated lower abdominal pain, and diarrhea for the past three weeks which was aggravated for three days with bloody diarrhea four to five times/daily.
It was learned that the patient had a 4-month history of persistent subfebrile temperature; tests revealed pancytopenia and hepatosplenomegaly.
After 25 days, the patient was readmitted with progressive dyspnea, dry cough, chest pain, headache, subfebrile temperatures, and persistent rash.
While being in the ICU, the patient was compensated, normocardic and normotensive without inotropic stimulation, subfebrile to 37.
The degree of intoxication was scored from 1 to 4 based on the presence of systemic intoxication symptoms (fatigue, asthenia, night sweating, caught, and fever): score 1: no symptoms; score 2: one to two symptoms without fever; score 3: several symptoms plus subfebrile body temperature; score 4: several symptoms and febrile temperature.
5) The sum of all these changes clinically is seen most often as weakness, weight loss and subfebrile temperatures.
8%) infectious and inflammatory processes in the urinary tract (95 cases of acute pyelonephritis and 1 case of acute prostatitis) that demanded an additional antibiotic, infusion and detoxification therapy and prolonged the hospital stay; 3 eases involving inadequate drainage of the cavities of the kidney combined with a subfebrile condition that lasted longer than 2 days and was eliminated without the need for additional intervention but did require additional therapy; 1 ease of urine leakage from a fistula by a drainage that persisted for over 2 days and required an additional period of observation but no additional intervention; 11 cases involving a failure of the permeability of the ureter that resulted in a prolonged drainage of the kidney and the need for additional therapy.
Temperature dropped to subfebrile levels, and the child's general condition was improving.
Physical examination showed subfebrile temperature, pain of both upper legs and buttocks, but no local inflammation or swelling was noticed.