Encyclopedia of Cancer

2011 Edition
| Editors: Manfred Schwab

Fever

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-16483-5_2159

Definition

Is defined as an elevation of the body temperature that exceeds the normal daily variation.

 Fever of Unknown Origin

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