continuous fever


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continuous fever

a fever that persists steadily for a prolonged period. Compare intermittent fever.

continuous fever

A sustained fever, as in scarlet fever, typhus, or pneumonia, with a slight diurnal variation.
See also: fever
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In almost all affected swine herds, the following clinical signs were observed: high and continuous fever, anorexia, red discolorations in the bodies, and blue ears; in the late phase of the disease, diarrhea and other clinical signs might be seen due to the secondary infections.
While most patients with dengue or leptospirosis had continuous fever, an intermittent fever was more likely with leptospirosis.
Some of Alexander's symptoms are compatible with malaria: continuous fever, chills, diaphoresis, prostration, myalgia, progressive weakness, stupor, diminished sensorium, delirium; however, dark urine, so called "black water fever," or intermittent fevers were not reported.

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