Glossary for Recurrent fever
Medical terms related to Recurrent fever or mentioned in this section include:
- Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
- Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
- Borreliosis: An infectious bacterial disorder that is transmitted by ticks and causes skin rashes joint swelling and other symptoms similar to the flu.
- Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
- Brucellosis: An infectious disease caused by the Brucella genus which is transmitted from animals to humans.
- Common symptoms: The most common symptoms
- Crigler-Najjar syndrome, type 1: A rare congenital condition involving a total absence of the liver enzyme called glucoronyl transferase which is needed to change bilirubin into a form that can be removed from the body. The bilirubin builds up in the body and causes damage and severe symptoms.
- Cytomegalovirus: A easily transmissible viral infection that is common but generally causes no symptoms except in infants and people with weakened immune systems.
- Epstein-Barr virus: Common virus causing mononucleosis
- Familial Mediterranean fever: A rare inherited condition characterized by recurrent fever and inflammation. The inflammation usually involves the stomach, lungs or joints.
- Fever: Raised body temperature usually with other symptoms.
- Flu-like symptoms: Symptoms similar to flu including fever
- HIV/AIDS: HIV is a sexually transmitted virus and AIDS is the progressive immune failure that HIV causes.
- Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
- High fever: Where a patient has an elevated temperature
- Infection: Infections as a symptom.
- Intermediate cystinosis: Cystinosis is a condition where excess amino acid cystine builds up to harmful levels in the body. The intermediate form of cystinosis starts later than the nephropathic form but the symptoms are the same.
- Lymphoma: Any neoplastic disorder that occurs in lymphoid tissue
- Malaria: A parasitic disease transmitted through mosquito bites.
- Nephropathic cystinosis: Cystinosis is a condition where excess amino acid cystine builds up to harmful levels in the body. The nephropathic form of cystinosis usually starts during infancy and can result in severe complications if untreated.
- Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
- Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
- Osteomyelitis: An infection that occurs in bone
- Pain: Any type of pain sensation symptoms.
- Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: A condition which is characterized by an infection which is located in the upper female genital tract
- Polyarteritis nodosa: A serious blood vessel disease where small and medium-sized arteries become swollen and damaged and are unable to adequately supply oxygenated blood to various tissues in the body. The disease can occur in a mild form or a serious, rapidly fatal form.
- Q fever: A disease caused by Coxiella burnetti which causes fever, headache and muscle pain.
- Rat-bite fever: A disease caused by a rat bite where the patient becomes infected by a bacteria (causes skin ulceration and recurrent fever) or a fungus (causes skin inflammation, muscle pain and vomiting). Also called sodokosis.
- Recurrent fever in children: Recurrent fever in children is an elevation in a child's body temperature that returns after resolving.
- Sarcoidosis: Rare autoimmune disease usually affecting the lungs.
- Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
- Sensory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the sensory systems.
- Sick: Feeling ill or off color
- Skin problems: Any condition that affects the skin
- Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
- Systemic lupus erythematosus: chronic autoimmune disease that can be fatal, though with recent medical advances, fatalities are becoming increasingly rare.
- Temperature symptoms: Abnormalities of body temperature including fever.
- Toxoplasmosis: Infection often caught from cats and their feces.
- Tuberculosis: Bacterial infection causing nodules forming, most commonly in the lung.
- Typhoid fever: Fever from bacterial food poisoning.
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