low-grade fever

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low-grade fever

an oral temperature that is above 98.6° F (37° C) but lower than 100.4° F (38° C) for 24 hours.
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Patients can have early hematuria and/or urinary leakage (as in cases 1 and 2), voiding difficulty, low-grade pyrexia, urinary sepsis or be completely asymptomatic.
Admission overnight and intravenous antibiotics were required, due to pain at the insertion site and a low-grade pyrexia, assumed to be due to urinary infection.
Half of all BOOP patients have a history of influenza-like illness that includes a persistent, non-productive cough, effort dyspnea, low-grade pyrexia, malaise and weight loss.
Examination revealed low-grade pyrexia (38[degrees]C) and the presence of a diffuse, minimally tender, nonfluctuant swelling that measured approximately 6 x 6 cm in the right suboccipital region.
A 40-year-old Zimbabwean female with breast cancer and HIV was admitted to hospital with malaise, sore throat and low-grade pyrexia.

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