Fever is also known as hyperthermia, pyrexia, or elevated temperature. Fever can affect children and adults. A short-term increase in body temperature can help your body fight off illness. However, a severe fever can be a symptom of a serious condition that requires immediate medical attention. Recognizing a fever can enable you to get treatment and proper monitoring for it.
Three cases of acute myositis in adults following influenza-like illness during the H1N1 pandemic
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Intermittent high-spiking fever, muscle and joint pain with sudden chest pain: Adult-onset still's disease? Adult-onset Still's disease AOSD is a clinical syndrome characterized by long-term intermittent fever, transient polymorphic rash, arthritis or arthralgia, pharyngalgia, and accompanied by systemic involvements. The pathophysiology of AOSD has recently been classified as a complex autoinflammatory disease. Sometimes it is necessary to differentiate from coronary heart disease. In recent years, anakinra has been used to treat AOSD with promising results. Advanced Search. Users Online:
Primary pyomyositis is a suppurative infection of striated muscle, the diagnosis of which is overlooked or delayed due to its rarity and vague clinical presentation. Though rare in the United States and temperate zones, pyomyositis is more frequently reported from tropical countries. The exact pathogenesis of pyomyositis is uncertain in most cases.