Oroya fever


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Oroya fever

 [o-ro´yah]
the acute febrile anemic stage of bartonellosis.

O·ro·ya fe·ver

a generalized, acute, febrile, endemic, and systemic form of bartonellosis; marked by high fever, rheumatic pains, progressive, severe anemia, and albuminuria.
Synonym(s): Carrión disease

Oroya fever

O·ro·ya fe·ver

(ō-roy'ă fē'vĕr)
A generalized, acute, febrile, endemic, and systemic form of bartonellosis; marked by high fever, rheumatic pains, progressive, severe anemia, and albuminuria.
Synonym(s): Carrión disease.

Oroya fever

A severe and often fatal form of BARTONELLOSIS.

Oroya,

region of Peru where disease was first discovered.
Oroya fever - Synonym(s): Carrión disease

Oroya fever