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Fever

(Science: clinical sign) a rise in body temperature above normal usually as a natural response to infection. Typically an oral temperature greater than 100.4 degrees fahrenheit constitutes a fever.


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... ) in your blood, I think you would almost certainly be hospitalized by now as those cases can be life-threatening. The symptoms include high fever and pains, petechiae, feeling unwell in general, shock, loss of consciousness and so forth. I read that some cases can be asymptomatic, but perhaps ...

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by snowathlete
Thu Dec 12, 2013 6:57 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
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... ) in your blood, I think you would almost certainly be hospitalized by now as those cases can be life-threatening. The symptoms include high fever and pains, petechiae, feeling unwell in general, shock, loss of consciousness and so forth. One other possibility occured to me, though: how was ...

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by biohazard
Thu Dec 12, 2013 4:49 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
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Re: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes

... Those are the WORST! I have felt like my insides were bubbling, someone had described it as boiling water, but no heat or anything. Some chills, a fever.

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by HungryHippo
Wed Nov 27, 2013 11:58 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes
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Re: Viruses VS Bacteria

... in their mode of infection in the human body. Some example would be viral infection are usually less serious for a specific disease where the fever is lower and the duration is shorter and less severe. .

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by david23
Thu Sep 13, 2012 8:27 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viruses VS Bacteria
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Views: 3316

Re: OK to use disease name over virus name?

some examples: West Nile virus , Yellow fever virus and for molecular biologists probably most known CMV .

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by JackBean
Tue Apr 10, 2012 7:39 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: OK to use disease name over virus name?
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