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Prolonged fever: The occurrence of a fever over a prolonged period of time. See detailed information below for a list of 128 causes of Prolonged fever, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following list of conditions have 'Prolonged fever' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Prolonged fever based
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Medical Conditions associated with Prolonged fever:
Fever (2274 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Sick (5751 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Prolonged fever:
High fever (84 causes), Recurrent fever (26 causes), FUO (165 causes), Flu-like symptoms (168 causes), Infectious mononucleosis, Salmonella, Typhoid, Paratyphoid, Rickettsia, Scrub typhus, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Q fever, Trench fever, Legionella
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