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Postpartum fever

Postpartum fever: Introduction

Postpartum fever: A fever that occurs in a women after the delivery of a child. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Postpartum fever, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Postpartum fever:

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

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Postpartum fever: Symptom Checker

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Postpartum fever: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Postpartum fever

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Postpartum fever: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Postpartum fever

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Detailed list of causes of Postpartum fever

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How Common are these Causes of Postpartum 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 Postpartum fever. Of the 11 causes of Postpartum fever that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 11 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Postpartum fever:

The following list of conditions have 'Postpartum 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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Causes of Postpartum fever Based on Risk Factors

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

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Postpartum fever:

    Medical Conditions associated with Postpartum fever:

    Fever (2274 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Sick (5751 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Pregnancy symptoms (699 causes), Female reproductive symptoms (928 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 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), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Postpartum fever:

    Fever (2274 causes), Childbirth (874 causes), Urinary tract infection (68 causes), Endometritis (6 causes), Pneumonia (241 causes), Deep vein thrombosis (42 causes), Septic pelvic vein thrombosis, Wound infection, Mastitis, Thyroiditis, Endometriosis

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