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febrile

 [feb´ril]
1. pertaining to fever.
2. characterized by fever; called also feverish, pyrectic, and pyretic.

feb·rile

(feb'ril, fē'brīl),
Denoting or relating to fever.
Synonym(s): feverish (1) , pyrectic, pyretic

febrile

(fĕb′rəl, fē′brəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characterized by fever; feverish.

febrile

adjective Pertaining to or characterised by fever.

feb·rile

(feb'ril)
Denoting or relating to fever.
Synonym(s): feverish (1) , pyretic.
[L. febris, fever]

febrile

Pertaining to, or featuring, a fever. From Latin febris , fever.

feb·rile

(feb'ril)
Denoting or relating to fever.
Synonym(s): pyrectic.

Patient discussion about febrile

Q. High Fever - is it dangerous? high fever over a long period can be dangerous. on the other hand it shows also that your body is working like Superman...

A. the heart surgeon knows, that if he touchs during a heart-operation this sparkle of 96°C, the patient will die. exitus for sure! the problem for the heart surgeon is, that he don't know why it is so. this is the big problem you can have with a doctor who don't know about such things. if you like to know more about this sparkle and why the patient dies, write me a mail and i will share with you a link to read about it. ask me if you don't understand me for what i try to teach you. FEVER is a healing-system nature gave us. Let it work naturally. don't make a tonsillectomy just because some do or because it is a fashion. think first about it. your tonsils have functions and we need them. they are not just decoration. my parents forced me to make a tonsillectomy because they were told to do so because i had many otitis. i would never do it to my kids. i have since 30 years from time to time pain there and i loose some blood. it hurts terribly when it is acute.

Q. What Causes Cough With Fever? Often during winter I become sick with fever and on going cough. What causes it?

A. Cough with fever can be a first sign to many respiratory tract infections with viruses or bacterias, starting from simple ones as the common cold (or "flu") up to more serious conditions such as pneumonia, that requires medical care and medications.

Q. What Treats Cough With Fever? I have the flu and so my entire body hurts, and I can't stop coughing. What type of medications can I buy over-the-counter to help me feel better?

A. Simple analgesics are good for lowering fever and easing pain. As for the cough, there is a question whether or not cough suppressants are actually recommended. http://www.5min.com/Video/Do-Cough-Syrups-Work-5602143

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Studies have shown that iron, zinc, magnesium, selenium and copper are highly effective in febrile seizures.
The trial court conducted a thorough analysis and found that the evidence excluded the natural cause of death advanced by Rams, a febrile seizure, in part because Rams had lied about P.R.'s physical condition, including his temperature.
The final sample included 135 infants with invasive bacterial infections, including 118 who had bacteremia without meningitis and 17 who had bacterial meningitis, along with 249 matched febrile infant controls.
Factors prognostic of unprovoked seizures after febrile convulsions.
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Currently, the patient is advised to take a single high dose of prednisolone at the start of febrile illness.
An axillary body temperature measured once above 38[degree]C or continuance of the axillary body temperature above 37.5[degree]C for longer than one hour in patients who had an absolute neutrophil count (ANC) of <500/[mm.sup.3] or who were expected to have an ANC below 500-1000/[mm.sup.3] in 48 hours was considered as ahving febrile neutropenia (FEN) (9, 10).
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Children in Group A were having febrile seizures while those in Group B were febrile but not having seizures.
"Among children who were fed on fresh, unprocessed cow's milk, the incidence of head colds and other respiratory infections, febrile and middle-ear inflammation was found to be significantly lower than in the group whose milk ration consisted of the commercially processed ultra-pasteurised product," said first author Georg Loss from Dr.
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In 2011, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) published a revised guideline on the diagnosis and management of a febrile illness in children between ages of two and 24 months.