febrile state

febrile state

A term used to describe constitutional symptoms that accompany a rise in temperature. The pulse and respiration rate usually increase, with headache, pains, malaise, loss of appetite, concentrated and diminished urine, chills or sweating, restlessness, insomnia, and irritability.
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The nature of the crime speaks to the febrile state of Polish politics under the rule of Jaroslaw Kaczynski's Law and Justice (PiS) party.
The nature of the crime speaks to the febrile state of Polish politics under the rule of Jaros?aw KaczyEski's Law and Justice (PiS) party.
All this within six months -- the very fact that such a battery of events is not just within the realms of possibility but now imminent speaks to the febrile state we are in.
"Still, given the febrile state of global financial markets, Asian authorities would do well to monitor developments closely and be prepared to take preventive measures if warranted."
IT TELLS you a lot about the febrile state of UK politics that a key reason why Theresa May's Brexit summit at Chequers was considered a success was because none of her cabinet ministers resigned.
"Such is the febrile state of the great European project...
Biochemical and physiological parameters were measured in both normal and febrile state. Diclofenac levels in plasma were determined using a reversed-phase HPLC method.
Biochemical parameters were determined in normal and febrile state in rabbits i.e.
Despite this it is possible that many patients in Malawi and other African countries are being under (or over-) treated due to errors in determining the febrile state. In the year 2000 most clinicians at St John's Hospital in Malawi were using palpation, not thermometry, to assess fever, despite the availability of thermometers in the hospital.
How long the country will continue to indulge in this febrile state is unclear but it would be better if we stopped jumping on imaginary bandwagons and started to think for ourselves.
(*) Febrile state was defined by rectal or oral temperature alone.
But the mere possibility indicates the febrile state of affairs that rising nationalism, often couched in religious terms, is producing across the region.