remittent+fever

  • 1 Remittent fever — Remittent Re*mit tent (r? m?t tent), a. [L. remittens, p. pr. : cf. F. r[ e]mittent.] Remitting; characterized by remission; having remissions. [1913 Webster] {Remittent fever} (Med.), a fever in which the symptoms temporarily abate at regular… …

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  • 2 remittent fever — noun A severe type of malaria in which the temperature falls slightly from time to time • • • Main Entry: ↑remit * * * remittent fever, a fever in which the symptoms lessen and then return, without ever disappearing entirely …

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  • 3 remittent fever — see fever * * * a fever in which the diurnal variation is 1°C or more, but in which the temperature never falls to a normal level; see malaria …

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  • 4 remittent fever — see fever …

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  • 5 remittent fever — /rəmɪtnt ˈfivə/ (say ruhmitnt feevuh) noun a fever which periodically is diminished but does not completely go away …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 6 Gastric remittent fever — Gastric Gas tric, a. [Gr. ?, ?, stomach: cf. F. gastrique.] Of, pertaining to, or situated near, the stomach; as, the gastric artery. [1913 Webster] {Gastric digestion} (Physiol.), the conversion of the albuminous portion of food in the stomach… …

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  • 7 Лихорадка Ремиттирующая (Remittent Fever) — см. Лихорадка. Источник: Медицинский словарь …

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  • 8 Remittent — Re*mit tent (r? m?t tent), a. [L. remittens, p. pr. : cf. F. r[ e]mittent.] Remitting; characterized by remission; having remissions. [1913 Webster] {Remittent fever} (Med.), a fever in which the symptoms temporarily abate at regular intervals,… …

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  • 9 rémittent — rémittent, ente [ remitɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • 1795; lat. remittens, de remittere « remettre » ♦ Méd. Qui présente des rémissions. ⇒ intermittent. Psychose rémittente. Fièvre rémittente, comportant des variations. ● rémittent, rémittente adjectif (latin …

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  • 10 remittent — [ri mit′ nt] adj. [L remittens, prp.] remitting; abating for a while or at intervals, and then returning, as a fever n. a remittent fever remittently adv …

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  • 11 Fever — (also known as pyrexia, from the Greek pyretos meaning fire, or a febrile response, from the Latin word febris , meaning fever, and archaically known as ague) is a frequent medical sign that describes an increase in internal body temperature to… …

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  • 12 Fever — Although a fever technically is any body temperature above the normal of 98.6 degrees F. (37 degrees C.), in practice a person is usually not considered to have a significant fever until the temperature is above 100.4 degrees F (38 degrees C.).… …

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  • 13 fever — Synonyms and related words: abscess, agitation, ague, amok, anemia, animal heat, ankylosis, anoxia, apnea, asphyxiation, asthma, ataxia, atrophy, attack, backache, bleeding, blennorhea, blood heat, bluster, bobbery, body heat, boil, boiling,… …

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  • 14 remittent — Synonyms and related words: calenture, childbed fever, continued fever, delirium, eruptive fever, febricity, febrility, fever, fever heat, feverishness, fire, flush, heat, hectic, hectic fever, hectic flush, hyperpyrexia, hyperthermia,… …

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  • 15 remittent — remittence, remittency, n. remittently, adv. /ri mit nt/, adj. 1. abating for a time or at intervals: remittent symptoms. 2. of, pertaining to, or characterized by a remittent fever. n. 3. a remittent fever. [1685 95; < L remittent (s. of… …

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  • 16 fever — n. elevated temperature of the body 1) to come down with, develop a fever 2) a constant; high; intermittent; mild, slight; recurrent; remittent fever 3) a fever breaks, subsides disease or condition 4) glandular; hay; relapsing; rheumatic; Rocky… …

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  • 17 remittent — adjective Etymology: Latin remittent , remittens, present participle of remittere Date: 1693 of a disease marked by alternating periods of abatement and increase of symptoms < remittent fever > …

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  • 18 remittent — re•mit•tent [[t]rɪˈmɪt nt[/t]] adj. abating and relapsing in cycles: remittent fever[/ex] • Etymology: 1685–95; < L remittent , s. of remittēns, prp. of remittere. See remit, ent re•mit′tence, re•mit′ten•cy, n. re•mit′tent•ly, adv …

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  • 19 fever — pyrexia; n. a rise in body temperature above the normal, i.e. above an oral temperature of 98.6°F (37°C) or a rectal temperature of 99°F (37.2°C). Fever is generally accompanied by shivering, headache, nausea, constipation, or diarrhoea. A rise… …

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  • 20 remittent — Characterized by temporary periods of abatement of the symptoms of a disease. * * * re·mit·tent ri mit ənt adj marked by alternating periods of abatement and increase of symptoms <remittent fever> …

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