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.
The body temperature is generally subfebrile
of long duration.
The persistence of subfebrile
body temperature values (37.
Her high temperature, which was occasionally subfebrile
, continued for 2 months in spite of systemic corticotherapy.
Three days after the tapering dose of dexamethasone was begun, on the 18th day of treatment, she began to have intermittent subfebrile
Results of a physical examination, which included detailed neurologic tests, were unremarkable except for a subfebrile
Because we suspected subfebrile
malaria in this patient, a blood smear was prepared.
The patient subsequently received a bone marrow transplant, and 2 months later poor appetite, failure to thrive, and subfebrile
condition were noted.