elephantoid fever


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elephantoid fever

 
a recurrent acute febrile condition occurring with filariasis; it may be associated with elephantiasis or lymphangitis.
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el·e·phan·toid fe·ver

lymphangitis and an elevation of temperature marking the beginning of endemic elephantiasis (filariasis).
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el·e·phan·toid fe·ver

(el'ĕ-fan'toyd fē'vĕr)
Lymphangitis and fever marking the beginning of endemic elephantiasis (filariasis).
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