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Prolonged fever

Prolonged fever: Introduction

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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Causes of Prolonged fever:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Prolonged fever. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Prolonged fever

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Prolonged fever: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Prolonged fever

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Medications or substances causing Prolonged fever:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Prolonged fever as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Prolonged fever: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Prolonged fever may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Prolonged fever

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Prolonged fever: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Prolonged fever

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Detailed list of causes of Prolonged fever

The list below shows some of the causes of Prolonged fever mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Prolonged fever?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Prolonged fever. Of the 128 causes of Prolonged fever that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 6 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 21 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 106 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Prolonged fever:

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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Conditions listing medical complications: Prolonged fever:

The following list of medical conditions have Prolonged fever or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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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Causes of Prolonged fever Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Prolonged fever based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Prolonged fever:

    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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