acute febrile illness

Acute Febrile Illness

A nonspecific term for any illness of sudden onset accompanied by fever.

acute febrile illness

A nonspecific term for an illness of sudden onset accompanied by fever
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The paper noted that GPs should maintain a high index of clinical suspicion in patients with an acute febrile illness and risk factors for leptospirosis, to ensure early diagnosis and treatment, and to minimise the risk of complications.
During October 29, 2016-November 21, 2016, we screened 1,947 suspected dengue cases using a rapid diagnostic test (SD BIOLINE Dengue Duo, Standard Diagnostics, Seoul, South Korea), which detects DENV nonstructural protein 1 (NS1) and dengue-specific antibodies (IgM and IgG), in response to an outbreak of acute febrile illness in Burkina Faso.
WHO said two additional cases were then identified through the Acute Febrile Illness (AFI) and the Antenatal clinic (ANC) surveillance.
A case of acute febrile illness (AFI) is defined for this study as any individual with fever for at least 2 days or temperature on admission of 38.
He said that malaria was an acute febrile illness, adding, in a non immune individual, symptoms appear seven days or more usually 10 to 15 days after the infective mosquito bite.
Dengue is an acute febrile illness caused by any of four dengue virus types (DENV-1-4).
The infectious disease consultant added that dengue fever is an acute febrile illness caused by aedes aegypti and aedes albopictus, which are "endemic in some parts of Saudi Arabia, including Makkah, Jeddah, and the southern region.
Objective: To determine the frequency of vivax and falciparum malaria in acute febrile illness and to compare the frequency of hematological parameters between falciparum and vivax malaria as a single centre study.
Our Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme will track acute febrile illness through its community and hospital- based data gathering mechanism.
Although skin and soft tissue abscesses are common manifestations of this acute febrile illness, the most common clinical presentation of melioidosis is acute pneumonia with or without septicemia, which can be fulminant.
Khalid added that Malaria is an acute febrile illness.
A 62-yr old man presented with an episode of syncope and extreme fatigue for 5-days following an acute febrile illness.

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