Glossary for Fatal fever
Medical terms related to Fatal fever or mentioned in this section include:
- Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
- Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
- Cerebral malaria: Infection of the cerebrum cause by protozoa of the genus plasmodium.
- Chikungunya: A rare viral disease usually transmitted by mosquitoes and characterized by fever, rash and severe arthritis.
- Common symptoms: The most common symptoms
- Death-related symptoms: Symptoms related to death or dying.
- Dengue fever: An acute viral disease characterized by fever, rash and myalgia and caused by a flavivirus which is transmitted by mosquitoes.
- Dilantin -- Teratogenic Agent: There is strong evidence to indicate that the use of Dilantin (anti-seizure medication) during pregnancy may cause a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
- Encephalitis: Infection of the brain (as a symptom)
- Febrile Seizures: Fever-caused seizures in infants or children.
- 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
- Headache: Pain affecting the head or brain area.
- Hepatitis B: Viral liver infection spread by sex or body fluids.
- Hepatitis C: Viral liver infection spread by blood.
- High fever: Where a patient has an elevated temperature
- Malaria: A parasitic disease transmitted through mosquito bites.
- Meningitis: Infection of the membrane around the brain (as a symptom)
- Meningococcal disease: Dangerous bacterial infection causing meningitis or bacteremia.
- Movement symptoms: Changes to movement or motor abilities
- Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
- Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
- Pain: Any type of pain sensation symptoms.
- Peganone -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Peganone (an anticonvulsant drug) during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
- Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Phenytoin: Some evidence indicates that exposure to Phenytoin (an anticonvulsant medication) has a possible link to an increased risk of developing cancer in humans. The carcinogenicity of the substance may be influenced by the duration and level of exposure.
- 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.
- Temperature symptoms: Abnormalities of body temperature including fever.
- Tetanus: A disease caused by chemicals which are produced by a bacterium (clostridium tetani) and are toxic to the nerves. The infection usually occurs when the bacteria enter the body through a deep wound - these bacteria are anaerobic and hence don't need oxygen to survive.
- Toxic epidermal necrolysis: A skin condition causing widespread blisters to erupt over greater than 30% of the body.
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